South-Indian actor Dhanush seems to be on a roll as he has some super exciting projects up his sleeve. He has the Aanand L Rai directorial, Atrangi Re, opposite Akshay Kumar and Sara Ali Khan. It is also being reported that Aanand L Rai is considering casting Dhanush in his next film which is going to be a biopic on the chess grandmaster, Vishwanathan Anand.
While these sure are interesting projects, today’s announcement was honestly the icing on the cake that got him trending on the internet! Yes, the Kollywood superstar is all set to join Hollywood superstars like Chris Evans, Ana de Armas and Ryan Gosling in director duo Anthony and Joe Russo‘s new film, The Gray Man. The Russo Brothers are known for directing blockbusters like Avengers: Endgame. Netflix announced the latest additions to the cast of the action-thriller that includes Dhanush along with other actors like Jessica Henwick, Wagner Moura and Julia Butters.
The actor also took to his social media to share the super exciting news and said, “Elated to announce that I will be joining the team of Netflix’s The Gray Man, starring Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans, directed by the Russo Brothers. Looking forward to being a part of this wonderful action-packed experience.”
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) December 18, 2020
The Gray Man is based on Mark Greaney‘s debut novel of the same name.
This sure is going to be a proud moment for all of us and I am super excited to see Dhanush in this film!