Chris Evans is set to star alongside Dwayne Johnson in Amazon Studios’ upcoming holiday movie, “Red One”.
The movie is directed by Jake Kasdan, written by Chris Morgan, and based on an original story by Hiram Garcia, president of production at Seven Bucks Productions.
Johnson will also produce the movie along with Hiram and Dany Garcia on behalf of Seven Bucks Productions.
Kasdan is also producing on behalf of his production company, The Detective Agency, along with Melvin Mar and co-producer Sky Salem Robinson, with Morgan producing on behalf of Chris Morgan Productions.
“Red One” is scheduled to begin filming this year and is described as “a globe-trotting, four-quadrant action-adventure comedy, imagining a whole new universe to explore within the holiday genre.
Evans will next be seen in the Russo brothers’ Netflix spy movie “The Gray Man” and will voice Buzz Lightyear in Pixar’s “Lightyear”.
He is also developing a biopic about Gene Kelly, in which he will star in and produce, and he will next star in Apple’s “Ghosted”.