See Matrix Star Laurence Fishburne in New Sci-Fi Movie

By Matthew Creith | 28 seconds ago

Laurence Fishburne has had an interesting career full of iconic performances in cinematic gems. Introduced to teenage movie audiences as Tyrone Miller in Francis Ford Coppola’s 1979 Vietnam War epic Revelation now, Fishburne seemed to move from project to project with great ease. Showing no signs of stopping anytime soon, the 60-year-old actor has several projects on the go. While his last film slingshot starring Casey Affleck is in post-production, a photo from the upcoming sci-fi drama has dropped, and it looks like an intriguing ride.

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The photographic still in question, presented by The Hollywood Reporter, shows Laurence Fishburne’s character waving through a window of what appears to be a spaceship porthole, while Casey Affleck’s character stands beside him. Both men look upwards, though it’s not entirely clear at this time exactly who (or what) they are looking at. The chilling image is part of a bigger picture that the film’s producers might hope to draw attention to at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

As reported by Deadline, slingshot is currently being shown to buyers during the 75th Cannes Film Festival, which is currently taking place in Cannes, France, from May 17-28, 2022. First images from the film will be shown to interested buyers during the film festival, presented by WME Independent. According to IMDb, slingshot is a psychological thriller set in space, directed by Swedish director Mikael Hafstrom, with a screenplay by R. Scott Adams and Moon screenwriter Nathan Parker. Laurence Fishburne and Casey Affleck star in the film about a mission to Saturn’s moon, Titan, which is compromised. The film will center on one of the astronauts and their descent into madness as they try to keep track of what’s real and what’s fake. The film will also feature Cruel and Little Joe actress Emily Beecham, The boys‘Tomer Capone, and The walking Dead David Morrissey.

Most likely known to international audiences as Morpheus in Wachowski’s The Matrix franchise, Laurence Fishburne currently stars in ABC comedy. Blackish. He had an acclaimed resume of characters who transcended film, television and the stage. Three-time Primetime Emmy Award winner for his performances in TriBeca, Miss Evers Boysand #FreeRayshawnthe Georgia native was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of Ike Turner in 1993 What’s love got to do with it.

In 1992, Laurence Fishburne won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play. Two trains in motion, kicking off a trend in stage performances that will continue to this day. He is currently playing on the Broadway stage in the revival of a famous play by David Mamet, American buffalo, joined by Sam Rockwell and Darren Criss. Audiences will soon see Fishburne in the 4th installment of the highly anticipated John Wick franchise, currently in production and set to hit theaters in March 2023.

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