Following on from his hilarious performance as Starlord in last summer’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Chris Pratt has signed on for another comic adaption in Cowboy Ninja Viking.
He may have started to turn heads in the sitcom Parks and Recreation, but know Chris Pratt is rapidly becoming a household name and one of the biggest stars on the planet. Pratt shone in Guardians of the Galaxy and The Lego Movie and will follow it up with the eagerly anticipated Jurassic World this summer.
Now, Pratt has accepted the main role in Cowboy Ninja Viking, where he will play Duncan – a schizophrenic assassin who works for the government. The assassin has three split personalities, a cowboy, a ninja and a Viking which will physically manifest on screen, yet onlookers will see Duncan as he always does.
According to reports from Variety, Pratt met recently with directing team David Leitch and Chad Stahelski and he gave them his stamp of approval. An offer has now been sent to them. Leitch and Stahelski recently wowed movie goers with their action flick John Wick, starring Keanu Reeves.
More on Cowboy Ninja Viking when we have it.