6 Underground (film)
6 Underground is an upcoming American vigilante action thriller film directed by Michael Bay and written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film stars Ryan Reynolds, Mélanie Laurent, Dave Franco, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Peyman Maadi, Adria Arjona, Corey Hawkins, and Ben Hardy. Bay produced the film with his longtime partner Ian Bryce and Skydance's David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Don Granger.
|Directed by||Michael Bay|
|Music by||Lorne Balfe|
6 Underground is scheduled to be released on December 13, 2019, by Netflix.
6 billionaires form a vigilante squad after faking their deaths in order to take down notorious criminals. Each member was brought to the team by their leader (Reynolds) for their unique skills and a desire to erase their past and change the future.
On March 7, 2018, it was reported that Michael Bay would direct the action thriller film, 6 Underground, based on the script by Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese, which would be produced by Skydance Media's David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, and Don Granger along with Bay. In May 2018, it was reported that Netflix would distribute the film, for what they intend to be a new action franchise with Ryan Reynolds starring in the lead role.
In July 2018, Dave Franco, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Adria Arjona, Corey Hawkins, Ben Hardy and Lior Raz joined the cast. In August 2018, Mélanie Laurent and Peyman Maadi joined the cast of the film.
Principal production commenced on July 30, 2018 in Los Angeles, Italy (Florence, Rome, Taranto, Siena and Frascati) and the United Arab Emirates (Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, Liwa Oasis, Ras Al Khaimah, and Sharjah). Principal photography wrapped on December 5, 2018. Production reportedly costs $150 million, the second most expensive film in the Netflix platform since Will Smith's movie Bright.
It is scheduled to be released on December 13, 2019.
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