Freaky Deaky

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Freaky Deaky: Dillon, Fraser and Robinson to star

  • Matt Dillon, Brendan Fraser and Craig Robinson are set to star in "Freaky Deaky", Elmore Leonard's crime novel that Charles Matthau is directing.

  • Dillon will play Chris Mankowski, an LAPD bomb squad officer who stumbles upon a plot by two former hippie activists who plan to use their bomb-making skills to trick an alcoholic movie mogul into handing over millions of dollars.

  • Fraser will play Skip Gibbs, one of the former activists who has parlayed his skills into a career as a Hollywood pyrotechnics artist and demolition expert.

  • Robinson will play the role of Donnell Lewis, a former Black Panther turned capitalist who serves as the assistant of Woody Ricks, a hard-partying Hollywood mogul, which William H. Macy will portray.

    Thu June 2, 2011 | Source: Variety

Freaky Deaky: William H. Macy to star

  • William H. Macy will star in "Freaky Deaky", an adaptation of Elmore Leonard's crime novel about 60s radicals who use their skills for blowing stuff up for entrepreneurial purposes in the 70s.

  • He will play Woody Ricks, an alcoholic millionaire with a passion for show tunes, showgirls and a knack for avoiding getting blown up.

    Mon September 13, 2010 | Source: Deadline