Fresh off of starring in Malcolm & Marie, John David Washington has landed his next major film role. The star actor is set to take the lead in the latest film by Gareth Edwards called True Love. At this time, neither Edwards or Washington have unveiled the plot for the film, but the Hollywood Reporter has suggested that it will be set in the near future.
Edwards is a star director known for his work on the Star Wars film, Rogue One. He’s also contributed to films like Godzilla, The Last Jedi and Monsters.
Washington is well known for his role in the HBO series, Ballers. He’s also starred in Malcolm & Marie and Blackkklansman. More recently, he starred in the Academy Award-winning film, Tenet, by Christopher Nolan. He’s also set to star in the upcoming Netflix film, Beckett, with Alicia Vikander later this summer.
At this time, no further casting details or release information has been shared. Stayed tuned for more details as they are shared with us.