Samuel L. Jackson Playing Chris Rock's Father in Latest 'Saw' Film

July 10, 2019

Samuel L. Jackson is coming back to the big screen as Chris Rock’s father. 

Jackson will be a cast member for “Saw,” the new take on the horror series that Rock both appears in and produces, Deadline reported. 

Rock reportedly created the latest storyline for the franchise, which features seven movies. The most recent debuted in theaters in 2010. 

In the new film, Rock plays the role of a detective who’s investigating multiple crimes. Jackson will play Rock’s father in the new film. 

The movie will be released Oct. 23, 2020, according to the report.

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