Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston form an unlikely bond in the first trailer for The Upside, a remake of the 2011 French film The Intouchables — based on the life of Philippe Pozzo di Borgo.
The Upside tells the story of a quadriplegic named Philip (Cranston) who is need of assistance but refuses to let anyone do so until he meets Dell (Hart), an unemployed man with a criminal record in desperate need of a job. The relationship gets off to a little rocky initially, but as Philip and Dell learn what each other are about, a powerful bond begins for form, sending the pair down an unlikely path of self-discovery.
Watch the first trailer below.
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10. Tuco and His Uncle Were Originally Planned to Have Much Bigger Roles
Originally, the creator of the show, Vince Gilligan, had plans for Tuco and Hector to have much bigger roles in the show. For Tuco, Gilligan wanted him to be the main villain for the entirety of season two because he played the evil, criminal drug kingpin role so well. Unfortunately for Gilligan, the actor who played Tuco had prior commitments to a different show, and thus couldn’t stick around. That led to Gus having a bigger role. And for Hector, he was originally supposed to be the big villain in the series, but the great performance of Gus led the writers to pencil him in as the main villain in the show.