By becoming the most expensive production in the history of Netflixwith a budget of $200 million dollars, the action thriller The Gray Man of the brothers Anthony and Joe Russo (Avengers: Endgame, Avengers: Infinity War), has the great responsibility of becoming an absolute hit for the streamer when it premieres on the platform on July 22, 2022 (with limited release in theaters in the United States on July 15).
And with the power of Hollywood stars like Ryan Goslingin his first film role since First Man (2018), Chris Evansy Anne of Arms (Knives Out), it seems to be destined for it. Will he be able to do it?
In the film, Gosling plays the “Sierra Six,” a deadly CIA assassin/mercenary who keeps his identity a secret due to the sensitive missions he works on. But when he stumbles upon some dark secrets about the agency that were supposed to remain hidden, the tables soon turn and he becomes the target of one of the government’s other top assassins, Lloyd Hansen (Evans).
Continuing with the marketing campaign for the titled in our market the gray manwe get the first promotional clip in which we see Evans, in a villainous role, confront Gosling, which ends with a confrontation with de Armas.
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When the CIA’s most skilled agent, whose true identity no one knows, accidentally uncovers the agency’s dark secrets, a psychopathic former colleague places a bounty on his head, sparking a global manhunt by international assassins.
The supporting cast is made up of Regé-Jean Page (Bridgerton), Billy Bob Thornton (Goliath), Wagner Moura (Shining Girls, Narcos), Jessica Henwick (Iron Fist, Knives Out 2), y Alfre Woodward (See, Luke Cage).
Written by Joe Russo, Joe Schrapnel, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, and Anna Watterhouse, the screenplay is based on the bestselling novel by Mark Greaney.
Netflix is aiming for the film to spearhead a franchise that could be an asset to the streamer for years to come.
The Gray Man will be released in theaters in the United States on July 15, 2022while a week later (July 22, 2022) will debut on the streaming platform.
The promo clip below: