Dhanush is a well-recognized Indian actor known for his work in the Tamil film industry as well as the Bollywood industry. Now, expanding his horizon, Dhanush has put his feet forward in the big Hollywood industry with his debut “The Gray Man”.
The Gray Man is an action thriller movie directed by the Russo Brothers starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, and Dhanush. The trailer of the film went out on Netflix on May 24, 2022. The plot focuses on the aspects of secrets and revenge which gives the film an interesting viewpoint.
The story starts with Ryan Gosling as Court Gentry aka Sierra Six who is a black ops agent working in an agency. But Gentry somehow uncovers the dark scheming and secrets of injustice and dirt going on around the agency and decides to put an end to it. On the opposite side, Chris Evans as Llyod Hansen is a brutal mercenary who plays the nemesis of Gentry. With the mission to hunt down Sierra Six, the top assassins come together, where Dhanush’s character steps in. In the trailer, Dhanush gets an amazing shot of him in action with a striking kick at his opponent.
With this collaboration, fans have been going crazy to watch the film with their favorite actors. The official movie synopsis reads, “Gentry was once a highly-skilled, Agency-sanctioned merchant of death. But now the tables have turned and Six is the target, hunted across the globe by Lloyd Hansen (Evans), a former cohort at the CIA, who will stop at nothing to take him out. Agent Dani Miranda (Ana de Armas) has his back. He’ll need it”.
Dhanush’s professionalism and dedication to his work were also appreciated by the Russo Brothers on Twitter that said, “We are big fans of him. We wrote the character keeping him in mind. You can expect a new film starring his character in the lead soon. He plays one of the top assassins in the world and has two major fight blocks in the film. Dhanush has a great camera presence and we loved seeing him perform”.
The movie, The Gray Man is adapted from a famous novel of the same name written by Mark Greenery. The book was published in the year 2009 with the same storyline of the CIA agent and the hunt from the assassins. The MCU director, Russo Brothers dug deeper into the novel and got captivated by the plot and the storyline. And thus, this film has been born.
The Gray Man is set to premiere in the theatres on July 15 for a brief amount of time. It will be released on the OTT platform Netflix on July 22 worldwide. The movie is set to be in the big-budget ones with an estimated $200 million cut, which might make this film one of the most expensive movies of all time.