Kill Bill helped launch the careers of many talented actors including Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah and Vivica A. Fox, but what are they up to now?
Hollywood film Kill Bill is one wild ride is the brain child of director Quentin Tarantino, with the sequential Kill Bill: Vol 2 following a year later in 2004.
Oscar nominee Uma Thurman stars as assassin Beatrix Kiddo, who embarks on a bloody quest for revenge after waking from a four-year coma to discover she has survived a massacre orchestrated by her former fiancé Bill (David Carradine) at the couple’s wedding rehearsal.
Taking revenge on her fellow assassins while in pursuit of Bill, Beatrix slowly gets the best of the other members of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad.
These included O-Ren Ishii (Lucy Liu), Elle Driver (Daryl Hannah), Vernita Green (Vivica A. Fox), Budd (Michael Madsen) and eventually Bill himself.
But, what are the actors up to now?
Uma Thurman has worked consistently since her breakout Kill Bill role.
The 51-year-old actress starred alongside Meryl Streep in age-gap love drama, Prime.
Over more recent years, she has also tried her hand at TV with appearances in shows including The Slap and Imposters.
Uma also starred in the supernatural Netflix mystery series Chambers which was cancelled after just one season and is currently filming forthcoming TV drama Suspicion alongside Big Bang Theory star Kunal Nayyar.
The Apple TV+ series centres on the kidnapping of the son of a prominent American businesswoman.
In her personal life, Uma divorced her second husband Ethan Hawke in 2005 and has three children, including Stranger Things and Fear Street star, Maya Hawke.
The infamous scalping of O-Ren Ishii is one of the most revered moments in the Kill Bill franchise.
Lucy Liu has also become somewhat of an icon, enjoying roles in a number of other successful franchises.
The 52-year-old actress played one third of the Charlie’s Angels team in the 2000 movie and its 2003 sequel, Full Throttle.
Lucy also tried her hand at TV and starred as a female Dr. Joan Watson in the modern Sherlock Holmes adaptation Elementary, while taking charge behind the lens a number of times.
The Southland star has directed episodes of New Amsterdam, Elementary and Luke Cage.
She has a son named Rockwell Lloyd.
Michael Madsen’s Budd was a particularly sinister antagonist in Kill Bill: Vol 2, memorably burying Beatrix alive.
The 64-year-old Reservoir Dogs actor has gone on to star in a number of. Brinkwire presents summary news.