Initially created by prolific TV producer Glen A. Larson (whose prolific TV manufacturing manufacturing facility additionally cranked out reveals corresponding to ‘Buck Rogers’, ‘Battlestar Galactica’ and ‘Knight Rider’), ‘The Fall Man’ ran between 1981 and 1986, and starred Lee Majors as Colt Seavers.
When his film work begins to dry up, Seavers pivots to grow to be a bounty hunter, utilizing all of the know-how he’s acquired to craft movie motion to trace down and defeat swindlers, thieves, bikers, conmen, fugitives, and corrupt officers utilizing his fists and his automobile abilities.
Majors starred alongside Douglas Barr and Heather Thomas as Colt’s colleagues Howie Munson and Jody Banks, who helped him out on his missions. Although the present was typically a large slab of ‘80s cheese TV, the idea clearly has legs.
Phrase of Leitch and Gosling’s take first surfaced in 2020, then known as ‘Unknown Stuntman Film’ and backing through Common.
With The Hollywood Reporter’s story on Taylor-Johnson’s casting comes recent data as to the storyline for this one, which appears to be largely jettisoning the side-hustle a part of the unique present.
Gosling is taking part in battered and past-his-prime stuntman who finds himself again on a film with the star he labored with way back and who changed him. The issue, nonetheless, is that the star is now lacking…
Taylor-Johnson would be the film star that Gosling is doubling, whereas Blunt is a prosthetic make-up artist that has a romantic previous with our hero.
The brand new movie will see Leitch – a former skilled stuntman himself, who has used that have in his action-packed directorial profession – reunite with Taylor-Johnson after the latter performed opinionated murderer Tangerine in ‘Bullet Train’.
In different casting information, the ever-busy Florence Pugh has one other appearing job. And it’s an intriguing one – as according to Deadline, the brand new film is Alexander Skarsgård’s directorial debut ‘The Pack.’
Skarsgård will kick off taking pictures in March, and the story follows a bunch of documentarians who courageous the distant wilderness of Alaska in an effort to save lots of a virtually extinct species of wolves.
When the crew is introduced again collectively at a prestigious awards ceremony, tensions flare as a lethal fact threatens to unravel their work. This workforce lived by the tough components of the wild however will a secret they share survive the night time?
Skarsgård will star alongside Pugh in addition to directing.