Looney Tunes: Back in Action is a 2003 American live action/animated adventure comedy film directed by Joe Dante, written by Larry Doyle, and starring Brendan Fraser, Jenna Elfman, Timothy Dalton, Joan Cusack, Bill Goldberg, with Heather Locklear and Steve Martin. It is the second live-action feature-length film starring the Looney Tunes characters, the first being Space Jam (1996). Tired of playing second fiddle to Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck demands to the board members of Warner Bros. that he gets his own movie. He is promptly fired by the actual Warner Brothers and escorted outside by Kate Houghton, the icy new V.P. of Comedy. Kate asks aspiring stuntman and security guard DJ Drake, son of action star Damian Drake, to remove Daffy from the studio lot. However, Daffy outwits DJ and in the following chase, caused him to accidentally knocks down the studio's water tower into Kate's car by using the Batmobile. DJ is dishonourably fired from the lot. He returns to his father’s home, discovering Daffy snuck along. DJ is abruptly called by his father, who is revealed to actually be a secret agent. Damian asks DJ to go to Las Vegas and find an associate of his called Dusty Tails for the location on a diamond called the Blue Monkey. Damian is kidnapped by minions of the Acme Corporation, prompting DJ and an excited Daffy to drive for Las Vegas.