Can’t wait to see John Travolta
as a second generation petty thief! We’ve just learned that Pulp Fiction
star is set to play the male lead in an upcoming The Forger
movie which comes from director Philip Martin
and is described as a dynamic classic heist movie. That should be enough for the beginning of this report, now click continue
to find more details!
BAFTA and Emmy Award-winning director Philip Martin
, (who stands behind titles like Hawking
and Agatha Christie’s Poirot
), will direct The Forger
from a script written by Richard D’Ovidio
, which centers around Travolta’s character:
…a former child art prodigy and second generation petty thief, Ray Cutter who arranges to buy his way out of prison to spend time with his ailing son, only to be forced to change his plans and commit one last big job for the syndicate who financed his early release.
Code Entertainment’s Al Corley, Bart Rosenblatt, and Eugene Musso will produce the movie along with Prospect Park’s Rob Carliner.
Plans are being made to shoot later this year, in between festival honors for Travolta’s work in his upcoming release Killing Season
Stay tuned for more The Forger
updates, we’re definitey in!