John Travolta has signed to star in a sequel to Get Shorty, eight years after the original film.

The actor, who played CHILI PALMER alongside DANNY DE VITO and GENE HACKMAN in the 1995 original, will join former wrestler DWAYNE 'THE ROCK' JOHNSON this time around, in Be Cool.

The Rock will play a gay bodyguard-singer who develops an alliance with Travolta's character.

According to VARIETY.COM, the film is expected to begin shooting in January (04) and be ready for release at the end of next year (04).

16/10/2003 17:27