Making one other main acquisition from Sony, Netflix has picked the distribution rights to the upcoming Kevin Hart and Woody Harrelson film, The Man From Toronto. Right here’s a rundown of every part we all know to this point concerning the upcoming film which was initially set to reach in August.
The film, which falls beneath the Sony Photos Leisure banner was initially introduced again in January 2020 with Jason Statham being eyed for Woody Harrelson’s half. The film reportedly had a funds of $75 million.
Netflix acquired the rights to it from Sony in April 2022. Netflix has acquired numerous Sony films in recent times primarily within the animation division. In 2021, for instance, Netflix acquired three animated films with The Mitchells Vs. The Machines and Vivo being the 2 largest.
Netflix’s The Man From Toronto was directed by Patrick Hughes (The Expendables 3, The Hitman’s Bodyguard) and relies on a script by Robbie Fox and Chris Bremner. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch produced, with Invoice Bannerman, Aaron L. Gilbert and Jason Fabric serving as government producers.
What’s the plot of The Man From Toronto?
Right here’s the logline for Netflix’s The Man From Toronto:
What occurs when the world’s deadliest murderer, referred to as ‘The Man from Toronto’, and Teddy, New York’s largest screw-up, are mistaken for one another in a rented Airbnb? The Man from Toronto and Teddy are compelled to group up and save the day, however the true query is, will they survive one another?
Who’s forged in The Man From Toronto?
The 2 major stars of The Man From Toronto are Kevin Hart and Woody Harrelson. Hart will play Teddy, the screw-up, whereas Harrelson would be the lethal murderer.
The Man from Toronto additionally stars Kaley Cuoco (The Massive Bang Idea), Jasmine Mathews (The Tomorrow Battle), Ellen Barkin (Animal Kingdom), Lela Loren (Altered Carbon), Pierson Fode (The Daring and the Stunning), Jencarlos Canela (The Suns of Others) and Tomohisa Yamashita (Code Blue).
What’s the manufacturing standing of The Man From Toronto?
Filming for Netflix’s The Man From Toronto was initially supposed to start in March 2020, however as a result of pandemic and recasting of Jason Statham by Woody Harrelson, filming was pushed again many months and at last started on October 15, 2020.
Filming concluded On December 17 of the identical yr. Manufacturing came about in Atlanta, US, and numerous areas in Canada, together with Ontario, Toronto, Milton, and extra.
Listed here are a number of pictures of the manufacturing:
What’s the Netflix launch date for The Man From Toronto?
The Man From Toronto has been a sufferer of the pandemic up till now. It’s been rescheduled a number of occasions. It was first set to be launched in November 2020 earlier than being moved to September 2021 however then pulled fully. It was then set to launch in August 2022 however once more, that date is now not relevant.
A Netflix launch date has but to be stored however given the present is within the bag so to talk, we shouldn’t have a protracted wait.
Netflix acquired the worldwide rights to the film excluding China.
When you’re in the US, you’ll’ve obtained this film within the first window deal (we initially predicted it’d arrive between January and March 2023) Netflix struck final yr regardless.