David Leitch, director of Deadpool 2 and Atomic Blonde, has signed on as director for the upcoming motion thriller Bullet Prepare for Sony Footage. Leitch joined Deadpool 2, starring Ryan Reynolds, Zazie Beetz, and Josh Brolin, after Tim Miller selected to not return for the sequel attributable to Reynolds’ heavy inventive involvement. Following Deadpool 2, Leitch directed the Quick & Livid spin-off, Hobbs & Shaw. He has additionally labored extensively on stunts, which led into producer roles on all three John Wick movies.
Based on Selection, Bullet Prepare can be based mostly on the favored Japanese novel Maria Beetle by Isaka Kotaro. Alongside directing, Leitch will oversee a script written by Zak Olkewicz and likewise produce. Sony Footage beforehand introduced the film adaptation of the favored manga sequence One Punch Man, to be penned by the writers of Venom. There’s hope that it’s going to develop right into a franchise.
Leitch helped Chad Stahelski, director of the John Wick movies, launch the extraordinarily standard and financially profitable franchise. He’s credited by many as co-director of the primary movie, although not formally. Each Leitch and Stahelski labored on stunts for the unique Matrix movies, with Stahelski predominately working as Keanu Reeves’ stunt double. The duo will return to work on stunt sequences for The Matrix 4 with director Lana Wachowski, which is ready to renew filming quickly. Nevertheless, after his work on that movie, and presumably after Hollywood is again up and operating once more, Leitch will board the Bullet Prepare.
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