Chris Evans is all set to co-star in Netflix’s upcoming film Pain Hustlers opposite Emily Blunt. He is most noted for being a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Captain America since 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger. We are thrilled about seeing these two superstars together.
The first news about the movie Pain Hustlers was made at the Cannes Film Festival 2022. Continue reading further to know more details about the forthcoming film of Netflix.
Chris Evans to star in Netflix’s ‘Pain Hustlers’ with Emily Blunt
The Captain America: The First Avenger alum will co-star in Netflix’s Pain Hustlers alongside The Devil Wears Prada actress Emily Blunt. The streaming giant Netflix got a hold of the Pain Hustlers package at the Cannes Film Festival this year.
It had been previously decided that Emily Blunt would star in the film and it will be directed by David Yates. The screenplay of the feature will be penned down by Wells Tower. As of now, Netflix has made no official comment about Evans joining the cast of the movie.
What will the movie ‘Pain Hustlers’ be all about?
The narrative of the upcoming film Pain Hustlers will revolve around a woman named Liza Drake (played by Emily Blunt) who is a high-school dropout but she dreams of creating a good life for herself and her young daughter.
Soon afterward, Drake bags a job with a failing pharmaceutical startup in a yellowing strip mall in Central Florida. Her great charm, guts, and drive propel the company and her into the high life, where she finds herself at the center of a criminal conspiracy with deadly consequences.
According to Deadline, the production of the film will kickstart in late August. The director of the movie David Yates has described the movie to be quite similar to films such as The Big Short, American Hustle, and The Wolf of Wall Street.
Wychwood Pictures’ Yates and Yvonne Walcott Yates’ are producing the film Pain Hustlers alongside Lawrence Grey’s productions banner that goes by the name of Grey Matter Productions Banner. Lewis Taylor and Ben Everard will serve as the executive producers along with Cyrus Mojibi, Patrick Wade, Lawrence Kao, and Lloyd Everard as co-producers.
When was Chris Evans last seen in a movie?
Evans’s latest release was the computer-animated science-fiction action-adventure movie Lightyear. The film hit the theatres on June 17, 2022. He voiced the character of Buzz Lightyear in the movie.
With the film Pain Hustlers, the Marvel star will be teaming up with Russo Brothers again after his streak with them on the Avengers and Captain America Marvel movies as well as Netflix’s The Gray Man. Not long ago, he wrapped up the Dexter Fletcher-directed Ghosted for Apple. Chris is repped by 3 Arts, CAA, and attorney Jason Sloane.
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