30 May 2017

Video: Chris O'Dowd in latest 'Get Shorty'

Chris O'Dowd and Ray Romano are set to star in the 10-episode reimagining of Elmore Leonard's thriller comedy novel Get Shorty, and Epix has just released the official trailer.

O’Dowd plays Miles Daly, a hitman from Nevada who tries to become a movie producer in Hollywood where he meets washed up producer Rick Moreweather (Romano), who begrudgingly becomes his partner and guide through the maze of showbusiness.

Leonard's1990 bestseller was previously adapted by MGM as the 1995 feature film starring John Travolta, Danny DeVito, Gene Hackman and Rene Russo.