Priyanka Chopra has been cast to star alongside Chris Pratt in Universal’s adaptation of Cowboy Ninja Viking.
Priyanka Chopra is known for her role in ABC’s Quantico in which she starred as Alex Parrish, an FBI trainee implicated in a deadly terrorist attack. She has starred in numerous films including Baywatch with Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron and recently A Kid Like Jake.
Pratt is set to portray a formidable agent with fighting skills and multiple personalities, with Chopra starring as his love interest.
Written by Dan Mazeau, Ryan Engle, Craig Mazin, Paul Wernick and David Rees, the film is based on a graphic novel by A.J. Lieberman and illustrator Riley Rossmo published by Image Comics.
The comic explores the story of a Dr. Sebastian Ghislain a rogue psychotherapist/covert op/DJ tasked with creating a counter-intelligence unit. These agents become known simply as Triplets. When someone locates all the Triplets with the sinister intention of creating band of highly effective assassins, the doctor will turn to one Triplet.
The film will be produced by Guymon Casady, Michael De Luca, Mark Gordon and Pratt, with a release date of June 28, 2019,
Source: The Hollywood Reporter