According to Deadline.com, following a massive multi-studio bidding war, Universal Pictures and Legendary had landed “Red Notice” an upcoming action movie starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
“Red Notice” will be written and directed by Rawson Thurber, and will be produced by Beau Flynn through his FlynnPictureCo. with Johnson, Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia through their Seven Bucks Production banner, along with Thurber.
The Deadline report notes nearly every studio, including Netflix, bid on the movie, before Universal and Legendary, the same studio releasing this summer’s “Skyscraper”, also starring The Rock, landed the heist thriller which will co-star a yet to be named actor.
Production on “Red Notice” will begin in spring 2019, and the movie is set for a 2020 release.