It appears like Chadwick Boseman has discovered his first non-Marvel function because the launch of Black Panther earlier this yr.
The star is connected to star in the New York police drama 17 Bridges, the Related Press experiences.
Boseman will play a “disgraced NYPD detective thrust right into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer,” in accordance to the AP.
The Black Panther actor will reteam with Avengers: Infinity Warfare administrators Joe and Anthony Russo, who’re connected to direct 17 bridges. The movie shall be launched by STX Leisure.
Boseman was final seen in Infinity Warfare, which has grossed over $2 billion on the worldwide field workplace.
“STX has assembled a dream crew of collaborators on ’17 Bridges,’ bringing collectively the worldwide abilities behind two of the most important motion movies ever made to give audiences an exciting new tackle the race-against-the-clock crime-drama,” STXfilms chairman Adam Fogelson instructed Selection.
“Chadwick Boseman’s razor-sharp instincts and plain charisma captivated hundreds of thousands of individuals all over the world in ‘Black Panther,’ and Joe and Anthony Russo have breathed a brand new power into the motion style with movies like ‘Avengers: Infinity Warfare,’” Fogelson added.
The film will begin filming in September.