According to Deadline, Oscar winner Morgan Freeman has signed on to join the cast of “The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard” at Lionsgate and Millennium Films.
Ryan Reynolds’ Michael Bryce joins Darius (Samuel L. Jackson) and his wife Sonia (Salma Hayek) on a mission along the Amalfi Coast in the follow-up to the 2017 film “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” which grossed over $180 million worldwide.
and filming begins this month. Freeman will be seen later this year in the Gerard Butler-led “Angel Has Fallen”.
Freeman was last seen on the big screen in Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms and will next be seen in the Lionsgate Olympus Has Fallen sequel Angel Has Fallen. He also serves as the host of National Geographic Channel’s The Story of God, which follows Freeman as he travels to cities deemed the world’s holiest, and speak with religious leaders, scientists, historians, and archaeologists.