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. Here’s a rundown of every thing we all know to this point in regards to the upcoming film which was initially set to reach in August.
The film, which falls below the Sony Pictures Entertainment banner was initially introduced again in January 2020 with Jason Statham being eyed for Woody Harrelson’s half. The film reportedly had a price range of $75 million.
Netflix acquired the rights to it from Sony in April 2022. Netflix has acquired various Sony motion pictures lately primarily within the animation division. In 2021, for instance, Netflix acquired three animated motion pictures 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 is predicated on a script by Robbie Fox and Chris Bremner. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch produced, with Bill Bannerman, Aaron L. Gilbert and Jason Cloth serving as govt producers.
What’s the plot of The Man From Toronto?
Here’s the logline for Netflix’s The Man From Toronto:
What occurs when the world’s deadliest murderer, often known 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 staff up and save the day, however the true query is, will they survive one another?
Who is forged in The Man From Toronto?
The two principal 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 Big Bang Theory), Jasmine Mathews (The Tomorrow War), Ellen Barkin (Animal Kingdom), Lela Loren (Altered Carbon), Pierson Fode (The Bold and the Beautiful), 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 12 months. Production passed off in Atlanta, US, and various places in Canada, together with Ontario, Toronto, Milton, and extra.
Here are a couple of photos 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 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.
If you’re within the United States, you’d’ve acquired this film within the first window deal (we initially predicted it’d arrive between January and March 2023) Netflix struck final 12 months regardless.