Bob Odenkirk may once have seemed like an odd choice for an action star, but the actor proved he has that John Wick spirit with him None. The action thriller found Odenkirk starring as Hutch Mansell, “an unassuming family man who cowers and folds during a home invasion. His post-traumatic shame disorder reignites a long-cooled fire within, and he summons a secret deadly skill on a mission of revenge, only to see it backfire spectacularly and put his family in greater danger.“ONE successor is in development, but Odenkirk is hungry for more action.
While speaking at the Venice Film Festival (via Deadline), Bob Odenkirk said that he definitely “want to do more action” in the future.
I was very surprised None. I had initiated that project because I had a feeling that the character I was developing in Better call Saul was the kind of character you see in an action movie. He has sincere desires and he was willing to sacrifice himself…I still train several times a week and if I get my way, you will see me doing more action. I thought the action sequences were very funny and close to doing sketch comedy…I love the early Jackie Chan movies which had humor in them. I would like to have that in the future.
That None the sequel is currently being scripted, producer David Leitch told Collider last month that everyone is excited to return. “Everyone involved is like, ‘Full steam ahead,’Leitch said. “We’re in the script process and I think we had so much fun making it. Kelly and I had fun, the actors had fun, the studio loved the results, and it happens. I mean, I think it’s happening as fast as we can make it happen.Before Bob Odenkirk returns to the realm of action, he will star in his next series for AMC now Better call Saul have finished. Straight manbased on the novel by Richard Russo, Odenkirk stars as William Henry Devereaux Jr., the unlikely chairman of the English department at a badly underfunded college in Pennsylvania’s rust belt, who is going through a midlife crisis.
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