Trailer for the Netflix Original film The True Memoirs of an International Assassin.
The action comedy stars Kevin James as Sam Larson, a mild-mannered would-be author who gets mistaken for a killer-for-hire when his fictional novel about an international assassin is published as a true story. When the book is a huge success, he is suddenly kidnapped, taken out of the country, and forced into an assassination plot.Director Jeff Wadlow has also Directed Cry_Wolf, and .
The film originally did not have a distributor. Netflix bought the worldwide distribution rights to the film at the 68th Cannes Film Festival back in 2015.
originally signed on to play the female lead role as the undercover DEA agent. But on November 23, 2015 Rodriguez was forced to leave the project due to an injury she incurred during the film’s rehearsal. That is when the Producers decided to replace her with Zulay Henao. Who else would you expect to see playing a funny secret agent who is not even mildly even close to being physically or mentally right for the job? Mr. Physical comedy himself, Kevin James. He is not the best actor out there, but he does know how play the underwhelming funny guy.