The Gray Man, the upcoming spy action-thriller from the Russo Brothers, has finally been given a release date by Netflix. The picture, which has an all-star ensemble, will be released in cinemas on July 15, followed by a streaming launch on July 22.
The Gray Man first-look photographs, which you can see below, tease the primary cast led by Chris Evans and Ryan Gosling‘s roles, as well as the revelation of the release date.
The Gray Man is based on Mark Greaney’s 2009 novel and follows Court Gentry, a freelance assassin and former CIA officer. He has been forced to become a fugitive as a result of his own agency’s treachery. The action-thriller adaption is billed as a lethal fight between murderers, with Gentry being pursued throughout the world by Lloyd Hansen, a former CIA colleague of Gentry’s.
Ana de Armas, Julia Butters, Jessica Henwick, Dhanush, Wagner Moura, Robert Kazinsky, Regé-Jean Page, Billy Bob Thornton, Alfre Woodard, Scott Haze, Calla Mulvey, Michael Gandolfini, Eme Ikwuakor, Sam Lerner, and DeObia Oparei will join Gosling and Evans in the film.
The Gray Man is directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, who also helmed Avengers: Endgame. Joe Russo wrote the script, which was “polished” by AGBO’s Co-Presidents of Story and Marvel Cinematic Universe writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The goal of the project is to build a “James Bond-level” franchise with a rumored budget of more than $200 million.
The Russo Brothers and Mike Larocca of AGBO, as well as Joe Roth and Jeff Kirschenbaum of Roth Kirschenbaum, are producing the picture.