According to The Hollywood Reporter, George Clooney (Midnight Heaven) and Brad Pitt (Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood) will star in an action thriller movie directed by Jon Watts (‘Spider-Man: No Return Home’).
In addition to directing, Watts will also write and produce.
Clooney and Pitt are also joining as producers, representing Smokehouse Pictures and Plan B Entertainment, respectively.
This will be the third partnership between the actors, who have already starred in ‘Onze Homem e Um Segredo’ (2001) and ‘Queime After Ler’ (2008).
As of yet, there aren’t many plot details except that the stars will be bringing to life lone assassins hired for the same job.
Still no release planned, the distribution of the feature film is contested by the major studios and streaming platforms.
Sony, Lionsgate, Apple TV +, Netflix, Amazon, Annapurna, Universal, MGM and Warner Bros have reportedly expressed interest in the project.
Meanwhile, it’s worth remembering that “Spider-Man: No Return Home” hits nationwide theaters on December 16.
Watch the trailer:
For the first time in Spider-Man cinematic history, our friendly neighborhood hero is exposed and can no longer separate his normal life from the big risks of being a superhero. When he asks Doctor Strange for help, the risks become even more dangerous and force him to find out what it really means to be Spider-Man.
Directed again by Jon Watts, the cast includes Tom Holland, Zendaya, Benedict Cumberbatch, Marisa Tomei, JK Simmons, Jamie Foxx, Alfred Molina, Martin Starr and Jacob Batalon.
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