April 17, 2024 4:11 pm

Liam Neeson Says Naked Gun Reboot Has 'About 3 Laugh-Out-Loud Moments'
Liam Neeson Says Naked Gun Reboot Has 'About 3 Laugh-Out-Loud Moments'

Liam Neeson Says Naked Gun Reboot Has ‘About 3 Laugh-Out-Loud Moments’

Sure, Liam Neeson’s version of the lovable and dimwitted Frank Drebin might not have George Kennedy backing him up, but the famous police lieutenant is headed back to the big screen — and Neeson is actually “nervous.” While promoting his film, In the Land of Saints and Sinners, the actor spoke to MovieWeb about taking on the comedic role of Lt. Frank Drebin Jr. — originally played by the late Leslie Nielsen — in the upcoming reboot of The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988). Neeson said:

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​Liam Neeson spoke to MovieWeb about picking up Leslie Nielsen’s mantle as Lt. Frank Drebin Jr. for The Naked Gun reboot. Read More