Dead Rising Movie Will Star Comedian Rob Riggle as Frank West
Capcom’s Dead Rising game to movie adaptation now has its Frank West. Starring as the photo-journalist that unluckily gets trapped in mall during a zombie outbreak is none other than comedian Rob Riggle (21 Jump Street, The Daily Show)
Officially called Dead Rising: Watchtower, the digital film’s plot has also been revealed by Legendary Films.
Dead Rising: Watchtower takes place during a large-scale zombie outbreak. When a mandatory government vaccine fails to stop the infection from spreading, the four leads must evade infection while also pursuing the root of the epidemic, with all signs pointing to a government conspiracy. Politics, public paranoia, and media coverage play an important role in the story’s narrative.
Dead Rising: Watchtower will debut on Sony’s streaming video service Crackle, which is available for PlayStation and Xbox platforms, as well as mobile and PC.