Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast of Jose Padilha’s upcoming remake of RoboCop. Jackson will play a powerful TV mogul named Pat Novak.
He’s joined a cast that already includes Gary Oldman and Joel Kinnaman as Officer Alex Murphy.
A remake of the critically acclaimed 1987 original, RoboCop is scheduled to open in theaters on August 9, 2013. We’ll keep you posted as more details surface!