John Travolta is in talks to star in Patriot Pictures’ upcoming revenge pic I AM WRATH. The action thriller centers on a man (Travolta) who begins his own investigation against the police when they cannot find his wife’s murderer and uncovers a high level of corruption, leading him to take matters into his own hands.
Chuck Russell has also signed on to direct from Paul Sloan’s screenplay. Michael Mendelsohn, Nick Vallelonga, and Richard Salvatore are producing. Nicolas Cage was previously in talks to star.
Travolta is co-starring in Blumhouse Productions’ upcoming In a Valley of Violence. The western, written and directed by Ti West, is set in the 1890s and follows a man who arrives in a small town seeking vengeance for his murdered friend. Karen Gillan and Ethan Hawke star.
Maggie Loyal | Staff Writer