Currently in promotion for his new movie The Veteran , Liam Neeson said he was approached about helping to bring the franchise back Is There a Cop . The actor also spoke of his fear that accepting such a project would put an end to his career.
Born in 1988 with Is there a cop to save the queen ( The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! In original version), the franchise “Is there a cop” ended six years ago. years later after three achievements. A festival of absurd humor that Paramount would seek to find in a “remake” process.
The People site tells us that during its promotional campaign for The Veteran , his new film necessarily packed with action and corpses not to know what to do with, actor Liam Neeson claimed to have been approached to revive the franchise “Is there a cop”.
Remake of "Is There A Cop": Neeson Thinks Project May "End His Career"
“I've been approached by Seth McFarlane and Paramount Studios to maybe resurrect the Is There a Cop movies , ” said one Liam Neeson who was still unsure of the potential of this project:
“It will end my career or take it in a different direction. Honestly, I don't know ” .
At Entertainment Tonight , Liam Neeson said in passing that he was not far from withdrawing:
“I'm 68 and a half – 69 this year. There are two or three more [Editor's note: films] that I'm going to do this year – I hope the Covid will allow us – there are two more in the works and, then, I think it will probably be finished. Unless I'm going on a Zimmer-style path [Editor's note: a probable mention of composer Hans Zimmer, now 63 years old] or something like that. ”
One can obviously wonder if Liam Neeson would have the shoulders to succeed Leslie Nielsen in the role of the policeman Frank Drebin. Even if it means trying to stick as close as possible to the original material, Ted Danson's proposal, physically close to the basic performer, would not appear more impertinent.