Tommy Lee Jones is set to replace Harrison Ford as the lead role in the upcoming Amazon film The Burial, time limit Report. Jones would star alongside Jamie Foxx after Ford was pulled out of the project.
Based on a true story detailed in Jonathan Hauer’s 1999 article in The New Yorker, The Burial will follow a bankrupt funeral home owner who ends up suing a rival businessman after a deal went wrong. Hires a flamboyant lawyer.
The film will be directed by Maggie Bates in her followup to 2017’s Noviette, her feature film directorial debut, in which Margaret Qualley questions her beliefs as a young woman as she is training to become a nun. takes. He won the Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Director at the Sundance Film Festival for the film, and he also helmed the 2010 documentary The Career. Meanwhile, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Doug Wright wrote the screenplay for The Burial.
As for Jones, he is best known for his roles in films such as The Fugitive (in which he co-starred with Ford and won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor), no country for old men, and Men in Black. He was last seen in The Comeback Trail alongside Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Zach Braff, and he most recently starred in ad Astra, jason bourne, And Lincoln.
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