Deadpool is making the jump to video games!
‘Stranger Things’ producer is teaming with ‘Deadpool’ star Ryan Reynolds for a new take on video game movies. ‘Free Guy’ will follow a man as he realizes he is a background character in a popular video game. You can read the official description below.
The story centers on a background character who realizes he’s living in a video game. With the help of an avatar, he tries to prevent the makers of the game from shutting down his world.
The spec script, written by Matt Lieberman, was picked up by Fox in 2016.
Reynolds, Levy, Greg Berlanti, and Sara Schechter are producting. The film does not currently have a release date.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter