Midnight Run sequel in the works

Robert De Niro plans Midnight Run sequel

A sequel to 1988 action comedy Midnight Run, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Robert De Niro will produce the follow-up, which is being penned by Role Models scribe Timothy Dowling.

The original movie starred De Niro as a bounty hunter escorting an embezzler, portrayed by Charles Grodin, across the country.

The second instalment will reportedly pair De Niro with a younger comedic actor.