The Tamil star has beforehand featured in 2018’s English-language film ‘The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir’, directed by Ken Scott.
Dhanush, identified for films corresponding to Aadukalam and Raanjhanaa, is ready to hitch the cast of Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans-starrer The Gray Man.
The film, arrange at Netflix by filmmaker duo Anthony and Joe Russo, is predicated on Mark Greaney’s 2009 novel of the identical identify and revolves round freelance murderer and former CIA operative Court Gentry (Gosling).
It follows Gentry as he’s hunted internationally by Lloyd Hansen (Evans), a former member of Gentry’s CIA group.
Dhanush joins the cast together with Narcos star Wagner Moura, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood little one actor Julia Butters and Game of Thrones alum Jessica Henwick, Netflix stated in a publish on Twitter.
The particulars of their characters have been saved below wraps.
The Gray Man may even characteristic actor Ana de Armas in a pivotal function.
Netflix goals is to create a brand new franchise with a James Bond degree of scale and a funds upward of USD 200 million.
Anthony and Joe Russo will probably be producing the mission by their AGBO banner.
Joe Russo wrote the script, with Avengers: Endgame screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely sprucing the ultimate draft.
AGBO’s Mike Larocca, together with Joe Roth and Jeff Kirschenbaum for Roth Kirschenbaum, are additionally on board as producers.
The makers are planning to start out the filming in January in Los Angeles whereas worldwide places are nonetheless being finalised.
Dhanush has beforehand featured in 2018’s English-language film The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir, directed by Ken Scott.
He is presently engaged on filmmaker Aanad L Rai’s Atrangi Re, reverse Akshay Kumar and Sara Ali Khan.