Last played by Mel Gibson in the film Payback, Parker’s name was changed to Porter, is coming back to the bring screen with Jason Statham taking on the popular Parker character from the novels by Donald E. Westlake.
In the film, Parker is a thief who lives by the code that you do not steal from those who can’t afford it or hurt people who don’t deserve it, but clearly his crew doesn’t share the same code and steals his stash and leave him for dead. Parker returns taking an unlikely partner and devising a plan to hijack the score of his old crew, take them down, and get away clean.
Parker is directed by Taylor Hackford (Ray) and stars Jason Statham, Jennifer Lopez, Michael Chiklis, Wendell Pierce, and Nick Nolte.
Yahoo Movies has debuted and exclusive featurette for the upcoming film that you can check out here or head over to Yahoo Movies.