Guy Ritchie is currently working on Operation Fortune, a spy film starring Jason Statham and Aubrey Plaza
Jake Gyllenhaal is on a high, with his latest Netflix film The Guilty receiving fairly positive reviews. The latest reports suggest that he is in talks to star in Guy Ritchie’s upcoming project.
While there is not much information available, the movie will be produced by Miramax and will be written and directed by Ritchie, who has helmed movies like Snatch, Sherlock Holmes and Aladdin.
According to Deadline, the movie, which will be Gyllenhaal’s next, will start its production by the end of the year.
The exciting news will have fans expecting yet another fast paced movie with the visual style associated with the director.
Ritchie was last seen in the action-thriller titled Wrath of Man starring Jason Statham earlier this year. The director is currently working on Operation Fortune, a spy thriller starring Statham and Aubrey Plaza.
Co-written and directed by Ritchie, the movie is expected to release in January of next year.
Gyllenhaal’s crime thriller The Guilty directed by Antoine Fuqua released on Netflix on October 1 following its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. A remake of the Danish film of the same name, the actor is receiving praise for his performance in the movie.
The Southpaw actor also signed on as John Prophet in Sam Hargrave’s superhero film, Prophet. Gyllenhaal will also star in Michael Bay’s upcoming thriller Ambulance.