The latest addition to the cast of Jose Padilha
's remake of Robocop
is Samuel L. Jackson
, who will play a character named Pat Novak. Details are thin right now, but the description we've got almost makes him sound like an updated version of Bixby Snyder, the Benny Hill-inspired "I'd buy that for a dollar!" TV personality from the original film.THR
describes Jackson's character as "a charismatic TV ...