Stein also wrote the screenplay which centers on a pair of unlikely hitmen who take on a do-or-die mission to find a mysterious employer and a huge paycheck. During they mission, they encounter Annie (Robbie), who may be more involved in the case than they know.
Robbie will serve as producer with Tom Ackerley, Josey McNamara, and Sophia Kerr under the LuckyChap Entertainment banner. David Barron of BeaglePug and Molly Hassell are set to produce as well.
Pegg recently starred in Star Wars: Force Awakens and reprises his role as Scotty in another intergalactic franchise, Star Trek Beyond, which he also co-wrote. He also lends his voice to the forthcoming animated feature, Ice Age: Collision Course and is attached to star in Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of Ready Player One. He is repped by UTA and Dawn Sedgwick Management.
Known for his comedy movies like Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery and Wayne’s World, Myers has been delving into the documentary game as of late. He co-directed the doc, Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon and appeared in Being Canadian And I Am Chris Farley. He is repped by WME and Untitled Entertainment.
Dino-Ray Ramos | Staff Writer
This news was first reported by The Hollywood Reporter.