It was back in 2009 that Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg were first paired together in Adventureland and now, they have re-teamed for an upcoming action comedy – American Ultra.
The movie has been directed by Nima Nourizadeh and the script for the same has been penned by Max Landis. The cast of the project includes Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Topher Grace, Connie Britton, John Leguizamo, Bill Pullman and Walton Goggins.
The story of American Ultra revolves around Mike Howell, a convenience store clerk (Eisenberg). As it turns out, he is also a highly trained CIA agent, only he doesn’t remember it. In the film, he unwittingly finds himself in the midst of a CIA operation to get rid of the sleeper agents.
Kristen Stewart plays the role of his girlfriend, who finds herself in the middle of the operation, prompting Mike to save the day.
Jesse Eisenberg will soon be seen in Louder Than Bombs, The End of the Tour, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Now You See Me: The Second Act. As for Kristen Stewart, she will next be seen in Equals, Personal Shopper and Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.
American Ultra will hit the screens on August 21, 2015.
Watch the trailer here –