Netflix has dropped the trailer for their upcoming film “The Gray Man” from directors Anthony Russo and Joe Russo. The action-packed thriller will premiere on July 15th in selected cinemas before streaming globally on Netflix on July 22nd. The film stars Ryan Gosling as The Gray Man, a freelance assassin and former CIA operative named Court Gentry. But when he accidentally uncovers dark agency secrets, a psychopathic former colleague (Chris Evans) puts a bounty on his head, setting off a global manhunt by international assassins.
Starring alongside Gosling and Evans are: Ana de Armas, Jessica Henwick, Wagner Moura, Dhanush, Julia Butters, Billy Bob Thornton, Alfre Woodard and Regé-Jean Page. The Russo brothers also worked with Netflix for “Extraction,” which starred Chris Hemsworth and has already had a sequel confirmed.
“The Gray Man” is based on the 2009 novel of the same name by Mark Greaney and you can see the trailer and promotional images below.
Count Gentry aka, Sierra Six a highly skilled former CIA Operative, was once the agency’s best merchant of death. After his escape from prison, and recruitment by former handler Donald Fitzroy, Gentry is now on the run from the CIA with agent Lloyd Hansen hot on his trail. Aided by Agent Dani Miranda, Hansen will stop at nothing to bring Gentry down.