‘Free Guy’ starring Ryan Reynolds begins principle photography

Production has commenced on “Free Guy,” an adventure-comedy from 20th Century Fox starring Ryan Reynolds (“Deadpool,” “Pokemon Detective Pikachu”) and directed by Shawn Levy (the “Night at the Museum” trilogy, “Stranger Things”).

Shooting in Boston, the film co-stars Jodie Comer (“Killing Eve”), Lil Rel Howery (“Get Out”), Taika Waititi (“Avengers: Endgame,” “What We Do In The Shadows”), Joe Keery (“Stranger Things”), and Utkarsh Ambudkar (“Mulan”).

Check out the cast photo released by 20th Century Fox below!



Free Guy tells the story of a lonely bank teller who discovers he is actually a background character in the open-world videogame Free City.

“Free Guy” is produced by Levy, Reynolds, Greg Berlanti (“Love, Simon,” “Riverdale”), Sarah Schechter (“Riverdale,” “Doom Patrol”), and Adam Kolbrenner (“Prisoners”). Dan Levine (“Arrival”), Mary McLaglen (“Red Sparrow”), Josh McLaglen (“Logan”), George Dewey and Mike McGrath are executive producers.

Free Guy is set for release on 1 July 2020.

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