Chris Pratt is the new confirmed star in the cast of Saigon Bodyguards, remake of a Vietnamese comedy. The actor stars in the film, which will be directed by the Russo Brothers, alongside Wu Jung, known for his role in the Chinese film franchise Lobo Guerreiro. To date, the release date of the film has not yet been revealed.
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The Vietnamese film follows the story of two bodyguards, one being correct and ethical, while the other is completely clumsy and does not always play by the rules. When an heir is kidnapped during his shift, they must join forces to find out what happened.
The American version of the film features a script by Alex Gregory and Peter Huyck, by Veep. In addition, actor Chris Pratt will also be the producer of the remake, representing Invisible Productions.
Meanwhile, the Russo Brothers are also the producers and directors of the plot. Originally, Saigon Bodyguards was directed and scripted by Ken Ochiai, released in 2016, in Vietnam.
The film is categorized as an action comedy, mixing humor with exciting scenes. In addition to this title, Chris Pratt is known for his roles in films like The Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Jurassic World, Passengers and Seven Men and One Destiny. More information about the Saigon Bodyguards project should be revealed with the beginning of the recordings.
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