Jason Momoa and Dave Bautista have big on-screen presences. It’s probably why we’re used to seeing the pair in giant action films—both of the superhero genre and otherwise. But, thanks to interviews and social media—and occasionally in film—we know they’re both incredibly charming and funny. And apparently, they’re looking to bring that to their next roles by collaborating on a buddy cop film.
It all started last week with a tweet from Bautista. Just tossing the idea out into the universe, he shared that he wanted to make a
Jason Momoa chatted with James Corden about the rapidly-developing project during a recent visit to
Say no more. But for the skeptics unconvinced they can get the film financed, worry not. Momoa has all the bases covered. As he told Corden, “It sells itself, bro. Dave loves wearing Speedos. I love wearing board shorts. And both of us with our shirts off. Buddy cop film. He’ll be grumpy, and I’ll be charming. Boom. It sells itself, bro. I got the hair. He doesn’t have hair. We cover all the demographics.”
I mean, fair enough. This truly sells itself. Jason Momoa plus Dave Bautista does sound like a winning strategy. Meanwhile, we’re eagerly awaiting more news from this exciting potential endeavor. Hopefully, we’ll hear more very soon. Until then, we’ll look forward to their next projects together.