Universal Pictures was previously going to release ‘Red Notice’ in November 2020.
Netflix has taken action movie “Red Notice” from Universal Pictures which is starring Dwayne Johnson and Gal Gadot.
With the move comes the additional casting news of Ryan Reynolds.
The movie is written and directed by Filmmaker Rawson Marshall Thurber. The movie was previously was going to release on Nov. 13, 2020, by Universal. It now has no release date, but will shoot in 2020.
The Rock reteams with his “Skyscraper” writer/director Rawson Marshall Thurber for “Red Notice” and plays an Interpol agent tasked with capturing the most-wanted art thief in the world.
In a statement, Thurber said, “I’m beyond thrilled to be making ‘Red Notice’ with Scott Stuber and Netflix — a company that believes in filmmakers and big ideas for a global audience.”
“With Red Notice, our goal at Seven Bucks Productions was to break down traditional barriers and create a truly global event for the audience. Netflix has illustrated that they are the perfect partners to accomplish this goal,” Johnson added.
Red Notice had a proposed budget between $125 million and $150 million and would see Johnson’s salary cross $20 million for the first time. The film is expected to be one of Netflix’s most expensive feature undertakings to date, alongside Six Underground.