Bullet Train: Sandra Bullock Joins Brad Pitt in Assassin Film

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Sandra Bullock is joining Brad Pitt in his Sony assassin film Bullet Train in what will be their first film together.
David Leitch, known for Deadpool 2 and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, is directing and overseeing the rewrite of the script by Zak Olkewicz.

It centers on a group of hitmen and assassins with conflicting motives on a train in Tokyo. The tone of the project has been described as Speed, the 1994 Bullock action film set on a bus, meets Liam Neeson’s 2014 plane thriller Non-Stop.

Bullock, the Oscar winner for 2009’s The Blind Side, joins a cast that includes Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Joey King, Zazie Beetz, Andrew Koji and Michael Shannon.