Chris Evans To Star Opposite Dwayne Johnson In Amazon’s Holiday Action-Comedy!
Chris Evans (Captain America, Defending Jacob) is set to star opposite Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in an upcoming holiday film from Amazon Studios! which is currently titled
The film, Red One, is a globe-trotting, four-quadrant action-adventure comedy, imagining a whole new universe to explore within the holiday genre. Specifics with regard to its plot are being kept under wraps. It is set to shoot later this year.
The project stems from an original story by Seven Bucks Productions’ President of Production Hiram Garcia, which Amazon Studios landed after a highly competitive bidding war last year. Jake Kasdan (Jumanji franchise) is directing from a screenplay by Seven Bucks Productions’ frequent collaborator Chris Morgan, who previously worked with them on such titles as Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw, The Fate of the Furious, Furious 7, Fast & Furious 6 and Fast Five.
The film will be produced by Kasdan's production company The Detective Agency, alongside Melvin Mar and co-producer Sky Salem Robinson, with Morgan for Chris Morgan Productions, and Johnson, Hiram Garcia and Dany Garcia for Seven Bucks Productions. It is slated to release during 2023 holiday season!