Netflix announced on Friday that its ambitious project titled The Gray Man, which has Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans in the title role will also feature Kollywood star Dhanush in a title role. Fans took to social media to express their excitement upon hearing the news and it took over the internet.
Netflix made the announcement of the new cast members on social media.
Ryan Gosling x Chris Evans x Ana de Armas = THE GRAY MAN
A new film from directors Anthony & Joe Russo, the upcoming action thriller is based on the debut novel by Mark Greaney. pic.twitter.com/pfOAYfWDup
— NetflixFilm (@NetflixFilm) December 11, 2020
Dhanush on Friday took to Twitter to share the news with his fans. The actor in a statement said: “Elated to announce that I will be joining the team of Netflix’s ‘The Gray Man’ starring Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans, directed by The Russo Brothers (‘Avengers’, ‘Captain America: Winter Soldier’). Looking forward to being a part of this wonderful action-packed experience. My sincere thanks to my dearest fans from all over the world for all the love and support you have been showing me throughout these years. Love you all. Spread Love… !”
The Gray Man is based on the debut novel of the same name by American novelist Mark Greaney, which was released in 2009. The Russo brothers, who enjoy a large following, are famous for directing the series Captain America and The Avengers.
Dhanush, who was last seen in the Tamil action comedy Pattas, awaits the release of two Tamil films: Jagama Thandhiram, the first with director Karthik Subbaraj, and Karnan, also the first with director Mari Selvaraj.