After their incredible successes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Avengers: Endgame directors Anthony and Joe Russo are servicing something absolutely brand-new. Collectively called the Russo brothers, the imaginative duo has actually helmed four Marvel blockbusters given that 2014: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, as well as Endgame. The prevalent fame and recognition of these MCU films catapulted the brothers into mega-director standing, becoming two of the most readily successful filmmakers in Hollywood.
Post-MCU, the Russo brothers came to be associated with numerous action movies, consisting of 2020’s Extraction, which starred Thor actor Chris Hemsworth. A follow up has actually currently been filmed. Much more recently, the directors rejoined with one more Avengers celebrity, Chris Evans, for The Gray Man. The activity thriller is based on the eponymous spy novel as well as is set to premiere on Netflix on Friday, July 22. The movie additionally stars Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Jessica Henwick, and also Regé-Jean Page.
In a recent meeting with Rolling Stone, the Russo brothers teased what might be coming next for them as filmmakers. According to the two, they would love to make speculative films in the future, such as scary films as well as also musicals.
A musical might appear like a big jump from fantastical superhero flicks, however the Russo brothers have proven their adaptability throughout their 25-year-long profession in the show business. The brothers have previously operated in various other genres such as comedy, having guided the prize-winning collection Arrested Development from 2003-2005. On top of their current action thrillers, the Russos have co-created a spy collection for Prime Video and are connected to create a live-action adjustment of Disney’s Hercules.
After having actually led some of the most iconic movies in the last years, the Russo brothers have definitely set audiences’ expectations high for themselves. Given the best material as well as partner, a Russo brothers-directed musical can be one more exciting endeavor for the 2.