In case you were wondering what the Russo brothers are now up to, after Avengers: Endgame, you are in the right place. Joe Russo and Anthony Russo have been very busy since March with their new project, The Gray Man. And Chris Evans‘ fans, pay attention! We are going to see him star in this one. After watching the Russo brothers work with our beloved Captain America in Avengers: Endgame, we are going to see them work together again in the upcoming film.
The Gray Man: Background
The movie is based on a novel written by Mark Greaney, of the same name. The movie is a spy thriller, which will revolve around a CIA agent turned most-wanted assassin, The Gray Man- played by Ryan Gosling, and his former CIA fellow, Lloyd Hansen- played by Evans. While talking to the CCXP panel, the Russo brothers confirmed that the upcoming Netflix movie is going to spark a franchise.
“Gray Man is a spy film. For fans of The Winter Soldier, The Gray Man is similar in a sense that we’re trying to embed it in a very modern, current environment that we’re facing on a global level in terms of spy networks and [the] CIA,” explained Anthony Russo. Additionally, they have also promised that along with the action sequences; they are also going to talk about current social issues. They have also expressed their enthusiasm about having an exceptional cast, great team, and locations too.
The Gray Man: Wrapping Up
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The director duo has been keeping the fans updated about the film’s production. And thus, we have found out that the shooting of the film has come to an end. Their excitement about the film has been evident. And the movie is also said to be Netflix’s biggest film budget to date. With filming now wrapped up, fans are waiting for it to come out.
The Star Cast of The Gray Man
*Takes a deep breath*
JUST REMEMBERED THAT THIS IS THE CAST OF THE GRAY MAN AND NOW WE CAN’T KEEP CALM! pic.twitter.com/ulWSClPVpv
— Netflix India (@NetflixIndia) March 5, 2021
The movie is star-studded with some exceptionally skilled artists featuring Chris Evans, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Rege- Jean Page, Alfre Woodard, and Billy Bob Thornton. Talking about the cast and the movie, the Russo brothers have mentioned that they plan to create a franchise. And Gosling will be at its center. Also, this time we will see Chris in an antagonist’s role, which the directors and the fans both are excited to see.
The movie is going to be released on the OTT platform, Netflix, and we are way too excited about it! Are you too? Tell us in the comments.