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Toxic Avenger reboot welcomes Kevin Bacon as the villain

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Toxic Avenger, Kevin Bacon, reboot

Legendary Entertainment’s reboot of THE TOXIC AVENGER is assembling fairly the fascinating solid, and that momentum continues as THR has reported that Kevin Bacon has signed on to play the “slick” villain. I’ve obtained say, I adore it!

The up to date reimagining of the Troma basic is slated to be written and directed by Macon Blair (I Don’t Feel At Home on this World Anymore) and can comply with a struggling every-man who’s pushed right into a vat of poisonous waste and is reworked into “a mutant freak who should go from shunned outcast to underdog hero as he races to avoid wasting his son, his pals, and his group from the forces of corruption and greed.” In addition to Kevin Bacon, the Toxic Avenger reboot additionally stars Peter Dinklage, Jacob Tremblay, and Taylour Paige. Production is slated to get underway later this month in Bulgaria.

The unique low-budget comedy splatter movie rapidly grew to become a cult basic upon its launch in 1984 and spawned a number of sequels (The Toxic Avenger Part II, The Toxic Avenger Part II: The Last Temptation of Toxie, and Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV), an animated TV collection, a musical, and a video-game. Troma’s Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz are on board to serve as producers of the reboot. Kevin Bacon can at present be seen starring alongside Aldis Hodge in Showtime’s City on a Hill, which was not too long ago renewed for a 3rd season.

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