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'Taken' to Get Spoofed in Upcoming Movie 'Tooken'

March 18, 2014 (6:00 am) GMT
The feature-length parody project comes from a short film titled 'Taken 3: Back to Normal' that pokes fun at Liam Neeson's actioner.
'Taken' to Get Spoofed in Upcoming Movie 'Tooken'

A movie that will take aim at "" is in the works. Cameron Van Hoy and John Asher, who previously made short film "Taken 3: Back to Normal" parodying the starrer, will write the screenplay, while Asher serves a double duty as a director.

"Back to Normal" will be revamped into a feature film in this "Tooken" project, as Van Hoy confirmed it on Twitter, "We're turning it into a feature length spoof." The parody flick is described as a "Naked Gun"-style take on the action/revenge drama.

"Taken" franchise itself is entering its third installment. Neeson will be back reprising his role along with as his daughter and as her mother. The story arc is still scarce, but the "" actor once said he'd join as long as no one got taken.

is reportedly in talks to join the cast. Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen who wrote the first two films are expected to handle the script again for the third entry.

While waiting for the two films to arrive, fans can quench their thirst with a sneak peek of "Taken 3: Back to Normal" through this following trailer.



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