If you see a dude who appears to be like Bruce Willis in Alabama this week, it’s completely fine to do a double acquire.
The actor, 66, is filming a film thriller, “Die Like Enthusiasts,” in the Birmingham place.
Jesse Atlas, director and co-writer of the movie, verified to AL.com that filming is underway in this article. The movie is primarily based on his 2017 quick film “Let Them Die Like Enthusiasts,” about a human body-hopping assassin who starts to issue her id and the morality of her violent assignments.
It’s unclear what part Willis will engage in in the comprehensive-duration element, or if the most important character’s gender will be adjusted to accommodate the star. In the brief, directed by Atlas and published by Atlas and Aaron Wolfe, the assassin is a woman named Alex (played by Angela Lewis).
In accordance to a report by Deadline Hollywood, Willis signed on for the film in April — its title was detailed there as “Soul Assassin” — and Nomzamo Mbatha of “Coming 2 America” and Dominic Purcell of “Blade: Trinity” and TV’s “Prison Break” have been in talks to be a part of the solid.
The plot of the motion picture was explained this way by Deadline: “A woman’s partner is killed in action as element of an experimental new military services application. A previous black-ops soldier then usually takes his put to obtain his killer.”
Brickell & Broadbridge Intercontinental are producing the film, Deadline states, along with Countless Media.
The Alabama Movie Workplace verified that the key filming locations for “Die Like Lovers” will be in the Birmingham spot, but other information weren’t offered.
Recent casting phone calls for track record actors and stand-ins for “Die Like Lovers” have been posted on Fb by Goleman Casting. The notices reported operate in a variety of types was obtainable June 21-25, and termed for history actors who would play diner consumers and customers of a black ops workforce.
“Die Like Lovers” is the hottest in a prolonged line of movie jobs for Willis. The actor has a lot more than a dozen films in the pipeline, according to IMDB, lots of of which are in pre- or submit-generation.
His resume features the “Die Hard” series, “Pulp Fiction,” “12 Monkeys,” “The Sixth Feeling,” “Sin City,” “The Fifth Ingredient,” “Motherless Brooklyn,” “Unbreakable” and “Glass.”
On television, Willis is greatest regarded for his breakthrough function on “Moonlighting” (1985-1989). Enjoying a wisecracking personal detective reverse Cybill Shepherd, he gained an Emmy Award and a Golden World in 1987. “Moonlighting” set the phase for his movie occupation, exactly where Willis acquired fame as an motion hero.
Willis been given a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame in 2006.