With Sleepless movie will see rapper and actor Jamie Foxx once again appearing on the big screen. Foxx’s recent films include Django Unchained, Rio 2, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and Horrible Bosses, among others.
While news are rife about his return to the box office, get to know more details about the new action-packed flick and when you can expect it in theaters.
Sleepless movie to deliver an intense storyline
Jamie Foxx is an undercover cop with strong links to the drug trade in his latest action-packed flick Sleepless. Foxx, who plays Vincent Downs, connives with his partner (played by rapper T.I.) to steal a cache of drugs from a powerful criminal mastermind, who orders his son kidnapped.
The distraught dad is spurred to action, in a bid to rescue his son from the drug lord’s henchmen as he blasts his way through the Vegas nightlife. The movie is a remake of the 2011 French film Sleepless Night. It has full of nonstop gun-wielding action and punchy lines, which will keep you breathless as you go along on Vincent’s mission to bring his son safely home.
Be sure to get ready for breath-taking car chases, explosions, and thrilling fight scenes that is set to mark the movie as a must-watch for any action enthusiast.
First Look at Jamie Foxx in ‘Sleepless’ https://t.co/MdhaJNeJYL
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Sleepless movie cast and release date
Michelle Monaghan, who came off from the first season of True Detective, with a Golden Globe nomination and was recently seen in the Pixels movie is also added to the cast.
Coming Soon reports that the movie features an all-star cast including rappers T.I. (Ant-Man) and Young Jeezy, Drew Sidora, Dermot Mulroney (Mozart in the Jungle, The Grey), and Gabrielle Union (Bad Boys II, Top Five), Scoot McNairy (Batman vs Superman, Argo) and David Harbour (Suicide Squad, End of Watch).
Baran Bo Odar has directed the movie. And Andrea Berloff has penned the razor-sharp script.
The Sleepless movie is slated for a Jan. 13, 2017 release. Check out the trailer below that features Drake’s hit song Energy.
The trailer for the movie 'Sleepless' starring Jamie Foxx features Drake's hit song "Energy". In theaters 1/13/17 pic.twitter.com/tmimGnsLNJ
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