First trailer lands for Hitman: Agent 47 Simon Fitzjohn February 15, 2015 Latest News and Videos 773 I know I might be in the minority here, but I actually enjoyed Timothy Olyphant’s take on Hitman a few years back. Which is why I was automatically suspicious when the computer-game-turned-big-screen-offering became the latest in a seemingly neverending list of titles to get the ‘reboot’ treatment. This first trailer doesn’t really change my enthusiasm levels for the film – but it equally doesn’t infuriate me. Homeland star Rupert Friend becomes the bald killing machine this time around, supported by the likes of Zachary Quinto and Hannah Ware, with Aleksander Bach in the director’s chair. Here’s the trailer for the film, set for release in August.