Hollywood star Chris Evans says his character Llyod Hansen from The Grey Man is the antithesis of Steve Rogers/Captain Americathe fan-favourite superhero he performed in a number of Marvel films.
For the upcoming Netflix actioner, Evans has reunited with Anthony and Joe Russo with whom he labored on two Captain America movies in addition to two ‘Avengers’ films.
Additionally starring Ryan Gosling, the film relies on Mark Greaney’s 2009 novel of the identical identify and revolves round freelance murderer and former CIA operative Courtroom Gentry.
It follows Gentry (Gosling) as he’s hunted internationally by Lloyd Hansen (Evans), a former member of Gentry’s CIA staff.
“It does appear that I’ve aggressively gone 180 (levels) from Steve Rogers. But it surely simply form of unfolded that manner,” Evans advised Empire journal.
The 40-year-old actor stated Hansen is a “trainwreck of a human being”.
“That man might be something in any scene, as a result of all he desires is anarchy,” Evans added.
The Knives Out star stated he’s a fan of The Russo Brothers and might do “just about something they ask me to do”.
“And this can be a character I’ve by no means been capable of play. He is so liberated and free and trustworthy. What I like about him is that you need to nearly concern his smile greater than his scowl. I believe he understands that what he does is unhealthy and dangerous, however I believe he considers himself crucial. He thinks he is a disrupter,” Evans added.
The Grey Man can even characteristic DhanushAna de Armas, Rege-Jean Web page, Jessica Henwick, Billy Bob Thornton, Alfre Woodard and Wagner Moura.
The Russo Brothers have produced the venture via their AGBO banner. Joe Russo wrote the script with Avengers: Endgame screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely.
The movie is about for a restricted launch on July 15, adopted by its premiere on Netflix on July 22.