Released on November 5, 2021, Red Notice is Netflix’s big budget multi-starrer movie, featuring Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot, and Ryan Reynolds. The film is in the early stages of putting together a back-to-back shoot of two sequels. Considering the busy schedules of the stars, the shooting will hopefully begin in early 2023.
According to reports, writer-director Rawson Marshall Thurber has begun writing. The plan is to bring back the star trio and add new characters to flesh out a heist-film ensemble reminiscent of the starry Ocean’s Eleven franchise.
Red Notice was sold in one of the biggest pitch package deals of 2018, with Universal and Legendary winning a big auction for a project that at the time had Thurber and Johnson attachments.
Netflix was the runner-up in that bidding and stepped up in a hot second when Universal got cold feet on a budget that reportedly was $200 million or more, including the star salaries. At the time, it was the biggest commitment Netflix made…