Samuel L Jackson to play US President in Big Game
Hollywood A-Lister Samuel L Jackson is to star in Big Game, the English-language debut of Finnish director Jalmari Helander.
Shooting begins in Finland and Germany in late summer on the thriller, which centres on a teenage Finnish boy who has to spend the night in a forest. Events take a dramatic turn when the President’s plane, Air Force One, is shot down by terrorists, forcing the unlikely pair to fight for survival.
Altitude Film Entertainment have announced the project as part of their production slate; they are partnering with Subzero Film Entertainment and Egoli Tossell Film.
The producers are Petri Jokiranta, Will Clarke, Andy Mayson and Jens Meurer.