Al Pacino and Samuel L. Jackson have both been extended offers to star opposite Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson in the upcoming thriller FREELANCERS. The project, which is set to be helmed by Jessy Terrero (Soul Plane), centers on a young man who becomes an NYPD officer and ends up working under the crooked cops who murdered his father. Filming is set to get underway next month, with Randall Emmett and George Furla producing. Pacino, who was last seen in his Emmy-winning performance in “You Don’t Know Jack” and to festival goers, in the upcoming release “Son of No One”. Jackson was last seen in “Iron Man 2” and while having no less than four films wrapped, his next big appearance will be in Summer blockbuster “Captain America.”
Pacino and Jasckson are both repped by ICM, with Jackson also being repped by Anonymous Content.