Amazon has introduced that JOLT, starring Kate Beckinsale (Underworld, The Widow), will probably be launched on July 23.
Directed by Tanya Wexler and written by Scott Wascha, Jolt incorporates a stellar lineup of stars, together with Bobby Cannavale, Jai Courtney, Laverne Cox, David Bradley, Ori Pfeffer, Susan Sarandon, and Stanley Tucci.
Jolt follows Lindy, a badass bouncer with a barely murderous anger-management drawback that she controls with the assistance of an electrode-lined vest she makes use of to shock herself again to normalcy every time she will get homicidal. After the primary man she’s ever fallen for is murdered, she goes on a revenge-fueled rampage to seek out the killer whereas the cops pursue her as their chief suspect.
David Bernardi and Les Weldon are producing by way of Millennium Media, with Sherryl Clark additionally serving as a producer on the Beckinsale brawler. (*23*) for the undertaking is predicted to kick off within the UK and Sofia, Bulgaria in July, with Avi Lerner, Trevor Short, Boaz Davidson, Jeffrey Greenstein, and Jonathan Yunger all producing for Millennium Media.
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“Jolt is a kick-ass and painfully funny script,” Wexler stated again in April 2019. “When I saw that Kate Beckinsale was attached to play the lead, I jumped at the opportunity to make the movie. This is the movie for right now — a revenge-action film for every woman (and man) who wants to turn their inner ‘Thelma & Louise’ up to 11.”
When commenting on the upcoming film, Millennium’s Greenstein added: “Jolt is just that: a shock to the system, and this film promises to be a wicked cocktail of action, humor, and style. I believe that this is the start of a fun franchise, and I am eager to see our director Tanya Wexler and star Kate Beckinsale bring this badass character and story to life. And it’s great to team up again with our friend and talented producer Sherryl Clark.”
Is anybody else getting some sturdy Crank vibes from this film’s premise? Here’s hoping Jolt seems to be as badass as Beckinsale herself.