A week ago we shared some great images from the upcoming action thriller Redemption (originally titled Hummingbird), hope you enjoyed? Ok then, time for more Jason Statham madness, ’cause we finally have the very first TV spot for the whole thing! Beneath the city lies a darker story, and it definitely looks promising…
Written and directed by Steven Knight, the movie tells the story of Joey Jones, a damaged ex-special forces soldier trapped in London’s criminal underworld. When he meets a young nun Cristina, Joey will get an opportunity to transform himself into an avenging angel.
Beside Statham who plays the above mentioned Joey and Agata Buzek as Cristina, the rest of Redemption cast also includes Vicky McClure, Ian Pirie, Benedict Wong, and Senem Temiz.
In case you want even more details about the story, here’s the official synopsis:
After witnessing his unit ripped to shreds by artillery fire in Afghanistan, Joey Jones has been living on the streets of London, trying to forget his past and stay of out trouble. On the run from a ruthless gang, he breaks into the apartment of a wealthy man in Convent Garden and assumes his upper-class identity. Just as Joey is on his way to making amends with his friend and sponsor Sister Cristina, his pregnant girlfriend is found dead in the river. Now, Joey must use his connections in the Chinese mob to find the man responsible, stopping at nothing until justice is served.
Let us know what you think about this movie so far & don’t forget, Redemption is set to hit theaters on June 28th, 2013.