Michael Clarke Duncan will star in Broken Lizard’s “The Slammin’ Salmon” reports Variety.
Set in a Miami restaurant owned by Cleon “Slammin'” Salmon (Duncan), a brutal former heavyweight boxing champion who institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night.
The winner stands to gain $10,000, while the loser will endure a beating at the hands of the champ. The band of comedians raised financing, wrote the screenplay and will co-star in the movie.
Kevin Heffernan makes his directorial debut on the feature, which began shooting this week in Los Angeles. The group were also responsible for “Super Troopers,” “Club Dread” and “Beerfest”.