Sony Pictures Picks Up Lou Ferrigno Actioner, INSTANT DEATH, For North American Release
Actor and venerable muscle man Lou Ferrigno doesn't need to turn green to smash the snot out of baddies. Thankfully his latest show of this in Skin Traffik helmer Ara Paiaya's latest, Instant Death, is now at the forefront of a forthcoming U.S. release in 2017 courtesy of Sony Pictures, according to The Action Elite.
Instant Death is an action thriller set amongst the seedy underbelly of English organised crime. Set in the midst of a vicious gang war for drug dominance retired Special Forces veteran John Bradley (Lou Ferrigno) who is trying to adjust to normal life leaves his home in New York and visits England in an attempt to rekindle his relationship with his estranged daughter. Haunted by inner demons of a violent past John hopes to make a fresh start and make up for lost time with his granddaughter. However during his visit John witnesses a murder and kills two thugs in the process of escaping. The gang come back looking for John but find his family instead and their retribution on his last connection to humanity leads to a descent of fury and violence that not even the brutality of gangland is prepared for. Instant Death is the story of a one man who becomes a killing machine after his granddaughter is murdered and his daughter is beaten and sexually assaulted during a home invasion. Now living only for vengeance John Bradley will exact his own brand of justice Instant Death.