15th May2019

Production begins on Ryan Reynolds video game flick ‘Free Guy’

by Phil Wheat


Production has commenced on Free Guy, an adventure-comedy from 20th Century Fox starring Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool, Pokemon Detective Pikachu) and directed by Shawn Levy (the Night at the Museum trilogy, Stranger Things).

Shooting in Boston, Free Guy co-stars Jodie Comer (Killing Eve), Lil Rel Howery (Get Out), Taika Waititi (Avengers: Endgame, What We Do In The Shadows), Joe Keery (Stranger Things), and Utkarsh Ambudkar (Mulan); and tells the story of a lonely bank teller who discovers he is actually a background character in the open-world videogame Free City.

Free Guy is produced by Levy, Reynolds, Greg Berlanti (Love, Simon, Riverdale), Sarah Schechter (Riverdale, Doom Patrol), and Adam Kolbrenner (Prisoners). Dan Levine (Arrival), Mary McLaglen (Red Sparrow), Josh McLaglen (Logan), George Dewey and Mike McGrath are executive producing.

Free Guy is set for release, by Disney, on July 1st 2020.


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