- Category: Interviews
- Created: Friday, 02 December 2022 16:45
- Published: Friday, 02 December 2022 16:51
- Written by Lupe R Haas
John Leguizamo stars with David Harbour and national treasure Beverly D'Angelo in VIOLENT NIGHT. The actor plays a villain and manhandled both Santa Claus and D'Angelo. The Veteran actress takes some abuse from Leguizamo's character. On set, D'Angelo told him not to hold back which only made him more scared to either hurt her or disappoint her. Watch what he had to say below.
VIOLENT NIGHT is now playing in movie theaters.
To hell with “all is calm.”
From 87North, the bare-knuckle producers of Nobody, John Wick, Atomic Blonde, Deadpool 2, Bullet Train and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw comes a holiday action-comedy that says you should always bet on red.
When a team of mercenaries breaks into a wealthy family compound on Christmas Eve, taking everyone inside hostage, the team isn’t prepared for a surprise combatant: Santa Claus (David Harbour, Black Widow, Stranger Things series) is on the grounds, and he’s about to show why this Nick is no saint.
The film also stars Emmy winner John Leguizamo (John Wick), Cam Gigandet (Without Remorse), Alex Hassell (Cowboy Bebop), Alexis Louder (The Tomorrow War), Edi Patterson (The Righteous Gemstones) and Beverly D’Angelo (National Lampoon’s Vacation franchise).
Directed by razor-edged Norwegian director Tommy Wirkola (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, Dead Snow franchise), Violent Night is produced by 87North’s Kelly McCormick David Leitch and Guy Danella. The original screenplay is by Pat Casey & Josh Miller, the writers of Sonic the Hedgehog. The film’s executive producer is Marc S. Fischer.