De Niro to star in `Killing Season`

Updated: Nov 01, 2011, 09:03 AM IST

London: Actor Robert De Niro will team up with John Travolta to star in action movie "Killing Season".

The 68-year-old will play an American military veteran in the action movie co-produced by Nu Image and Millennium.

"We`re excited to be co-financing and co-producing this film with Corsan, and to be working again with Robert De Niro and John Travolta," quoted Avi Lerner, co-chairman of Nu Image, as saying.

"We`ve never seen these two great actors on screen together before, and we`re excited to see what comes of the combination," Lerner added.

The movie, set in the Appalachian Mountains, is scheduled to begin production Jan 16.