Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has added another title to this year’s acting credits as he recently signs up for forthcoming holiday action adventure film for Amazon Studios. Titled to be “Red One” the movie is scheduled to commence filming in 2022, with a planned 2023 holiday release.
Despite having a jampacked year ahead, with Fast and Furious 10, Jungle Cruise, Black Adam and DC league of Super pets on 2021 cards, the king of entertainment Dwayne Johnson has given a thumbs up to another spine chilling thriller. Titled Red One, the upcoming film will be produced by The Rock together with Dary Garcia and Hiram Garcia, under their banner if Seven Bucks Production. Morever, the film will also reunite Dwayne Johnson with his long term “Fast and Furious” writer buddy Chris Morgan. Morgan has been a frequent collaborator with Seven Bucks, includingThe Fate of the Furious, Furious 7, Fast & Furious 6, and Fast Five. In all, Morgan has authored seven installments in the franchise, his association beginning with the third film, Tokyo Drift. Recently, the writer producer duo had also collaborated on the megahit spinoff “Hobbs & Shaw.”And, soon after its running success, Dwayne Johnson and Chris Morgan have obce again joined hands for another spine chilling moving story, Red One.
Furthermore, talking about the timeline of Red One, the impending film is described as globe trotting, four quadrant action adventure comedy, which imagines a whole new universe to explore within the holiday genre. As per the press release, the Dwayne Johnson starrer Red One represents a property that could encompass not only a tentpole film, but could reach beyond entertainment across multiple industries and businesses.
“Red One is incredibly special to me and a story I’ve wanted to tell for years,” stated Hiram Garcia. “An epic, edge-of- your seat, action adventure that takes beloved holiday mythology and turns it on its head. I’m thrilled to have our Seven Bucks team join forces with Amazon to bring this fun Holiday tale to life for a global audience.”
The movie will be releases on streaming giant Amazon Studios, and is slated for the forum’s 2023 movies lineup. Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios while acknowledging the Red One, stated, “Seven Bucks Productions is a leader in creating unique and compelling entertainment for the entire family, and we know Red One will continue that tradition.Hiram’s concept and the world he’s envisioned are uniquely original and we are so excited to team with Seven Bucks Productions and Chris Morgan to help bring it to life. Red One is just the first step in what we know will be a successful, collaborative venture.” In addition to this, Dwayne Johnson too seems excited for the Red One. Talking about his next in pipeline title,he commented, “Hold my Mana, because this is exciting. Our Seven Bucks is very bullish on our partnership with Amazon Studios; underpinned with some innovation, some pioneering and a lot of positive energy and passion. I’ve been very impressed with Jen Salke and her team’s vision and ambition to create an enormous, fun and unique Red One holiday universe for families around the world to enjoy.” “This partnership, a long time in the making, is exactly the way we envisioned teaming up with Jennifer and Amazon,” said Dany Garcia, co-Founder of Seven Bucks Productions. “A studio with such depth and synergy fits so seamlessly with the types of authentic, inclusive and dynamic stories we are committed to telling within our Seven Bucks’ slate. This incredible story from Hiram is special to all of us and bringing it home to Amazon, where we share tremendous vision and forward-thinking, is perfect alignment across the board.”