Henry Simmons thrills to Screen Gems’ ‘Deed’

'NYPD Blue' vet joins Idris Elba, Taraji P. Henson

“NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”).

Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she invites a handsome but mysterious stranger into their home to wait for help after his car runs off the road.

Simmons will play Henson’s businessman husband. Duo recently worked together on the sports drama “From the Rough.”

Will Packer is producing via his Rainforest Films banner along with Lee Clay, while Elba is exec producing with Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, Lindsay Williams and Rob Hardy. Screen Gems prexy Clint Culpepper will oversee the project for the studio.

Simmons, who recently starred on the ABC series “Man Up” was last seen on the bigscreen in Bobcat Goldthwait’s dark comedy “World’s Greatest Dad.” His past feature credits include “Taxi,” “Are We There Yet?” and “Madea’s Family Reunion

Simmons is repped by APA, Principato-Young Entertainment and Del, Shaw, Moonves, Tanaka, Finkelstein & Lezcano.

More Film

  • THE PREDATOR Fox

    Director Shane Black Took a 'Butch-and-Sundance Approach' to 'The Predator'

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

  • Best Comic-Con 2018 Panels: 'Walking Dead'

    Comic-Con 2018's Can't-Miss Panels

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

  • NOW TV Jeff Goldblum statueNOW TV

    A 25-Foot Jeff Goldblum Statue Appears in London

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

  • Ashton Sanders, Antoine Fuqua, Director/Producer, and

    Denzel Washington Reveals Why 'Equalizer 2' Was His First Sequel

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

  • Alfonso Cuaron's 'Roma' Set as New

    Alfonso Cuaron's 'Roma' Set as New York Film Festival's Centerpiece

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

  • Database of Minority Entertainment Journalists, Critics

    Time's Up, USC Annenberg Launch Database of Underrepresented Journalists, Critics

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    'The Dark Knight' and More Superhero Films that Wowed Fans and Critics

    “NYPD Blue” veteran Henry Simmons is set to join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in Screen Gems’ thriller “No Good Deed.” Sam Miller (“Luther”) is directing from a script by Aimee Lagos (“96 Minutes”). Story follows a former D.A turned stay-at-home mom and her two small children who are terrorized and kidnapped after she […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content