Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman cast in RoboCop. The casting of Samuel L. Jackson and Gary Oldman in Jose Padilha‘s RoboCop (2013) shows that the remake will not be all action. Samuel L. Jackson will be playing a character named Pat Novak. Pat Novak is described as a “charismatic media mogul executive” so the entertainment industry will play a role in the film.
Gary Oldman will be playing a scientist named Dr. Norton who builds RoboCop (Joel Kinnaman).
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We previously reported on Joel Kinnaman’s casting here: RoboCop Joel Kinnaman Cast as Lead in Jose Padilha FIlm.
RoboCop‘s plot synopsis: “In a crime-ridden city, a fatally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg with submerged memories haunting him.”
On the production of RoboCop: the “’Robocop’ remake will begin shooting in Toronto around September”.