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Samuel L. Jackson Cast as Chris Rock's Dad in New 'Saw' Film

Samuel L. Jackson Cast as Chris Rock's Dad in New 'Saw' Film

Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast of the upcoming Saw flick!

The 70-year-old actor is set to play Chris Rock‘s father in the new installment of the iconic horror franchise.

Chris, who came up with the idea for the movie, will both star in and executive produce the untitled eighth film.

The movie will follow Chris‘s character, a police detective investigating a series of grizzly crimes.

Max Minghella and Marisol Nichols have also signed on to join the cast.

Production on the film is currently underway in Toronto, Canada.

The movie is set to hit theaters on October 23, 2020.

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