- PULP FICTION SAVAGES
|John Travolta & Uma Thurman|
Pulp Fiction stars John Travolta and Uma Thurman are set to reteam in director Oliver Stone's, Savages. Deadline reports that Travolta will take on the role of Dennis, a burned out DEA agent & Thurman would play Pagu.
Meanwhile Green Lantern star Blake Lively is also joining the adaptation of the Don Winslow novel. Blake will take on the role of O, Pagu’s (Uma Thurman) daughter in the story. Other cast members include Kick-Ass Aaron Johnson & Gambit, Taylor Kitsch (Who you can see in the upcoming, The Bang Bang Club.)
In the book, “two friends from Laguna Beach (Aaron Johnson, Taylor Kitsch) share the same girlfriend (Lively) and a thriving business growing and distributing the best-quality pot on the planet. When they resist being muscled by a Mexican drug cartel, the girl is kidnapped and the ransom is every cent they've made for the last five years. They agree to pay but hatch an alternate plan to get her back, get revenge, and then get lost.”
Salma Hayek will play the role of Mexican cartel queen-pin Elena and Benicio Del Toro is portraying vicious cartel enforcer Lado.
Filming will begin in July.