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Samuel L. Jackson Joins Robocop Reboot

Actor Samuel L Jackson arrives for the the world premiere of "Marvel’s The Avengers" at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California, April 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

You can expect to hear some more F-bombs in the upcoming Robocop remake. Samuel L. Jackson has signed on to play Pat Novak, "a charismatic media mogul and a powerful force in the Robocop world." He'll appear with The Killing's Joel Kinnaman in the title role and Gary Oldman as the scientist who brings him back to life. Casting stars from both The Avengers and The Dark Knight Rises is probably a good strategy for ensuring box office success.

Photo: ROBYN BECK/2012 AFP