The older Hemsworth will lead the film from writer-director Dimitri Logothetis.
It seems that the Hemsworth brothers continue to dominate the action genre. The older brother of the trio, Western world star Luke Hemsworth He has just been cast in the lead role in the upcoming action movie Gunner according to Deadline. The movie comes from the writer and director. Dimitri Logothetis.
Gunner will star Hemsworth as Lee Gunner, a Special Forces veteran on a camping trip with his children. However, the family vacation turns into a nightmare when the kids accidentally find a fentanyl lab in the woods and are kidnapped by drug dealers. Gunner must put all of his deadly training to the test as he takes on not only the cartel, but also the FBI and local police to get his children back safely. Hemsworth is currently the only announced cast member.
While many fans may know him simply as the older brother of Chris Hemsworth Y Liam Hemsworth, Luke has had an extensive career of his own. He starred in all four seasons of HBO’s critically acclaimed sci-fi drama. Western world and movies like police thriller crypto and horror thriller My death. Hemsworth has also had humorous cameos in Thor: Ragnarok Y Thor: Love and Thunder. He can be seen next to Russell Crowe, milo ventimigliaand his brother Liam in the upcoming action movie land of evil.
Logothetis will be conducting Gunner from a script he wrote with Gary Scott Thompson. Logothetis is best known for his work directing action movies. Recent work by him includes the Nicolas Cage Y Tony Jaa science fiction action movie Jiu Jitsu and action movie Kickboxer: Retaliation. Thompson is best known for writing the original two the fast and the furious movies, launching a globally successful franchise. He has also written movies like hollow man Y 88 minutes. joel shapiro will serve as executive producer.
Stay tuned to Collider for any future updates on Gunner. Watch the trailer for Hemsworth’s crypto and the official synopsis of Gunner beneath:
Gunner follows special forces veteran Lee Gunner (Hemsworth) as he takes his two sons on a camping trip where the boys stumble upon a fentanyl lab and are kidnapped by drug dealers. Unfortunately for the drug dealers, Lee will stop at nothing to get his children back to safety, facing not only the criminal cartel, but the FBI and local police as well, using the full force of his deadly abilities to reunite his family. .