Henry Cavill (Man Of Steel) and Eiza González (Ambulance) is set to star in Guy Ritchie’s action spy film ‘The Ministry Of Ungentlemanly Warfare’. During the splashiest launch of the AFM, Guy Ritchie and Top Gun: Maverick producer Jerry Bruckheimer made the announcement that Cavill and González were cast in the World War II action spy film.
The film is directed by Guy Ritchie (Sherlock Holmes and Aladdin), who co-wrote the script with Arash Amel (Rise). The plot follows, Based on the real events, will chart UK PM Winston Churchill’s and James Bond scribe Ian Fleming’s secret WWII combat organization. The clandestine squad’s unconventional and entirely ‘ungentlemanly’ fighting techniques against the Nazis helped change the course of the war and in part gave birth to the modern Black Ops unit. The filming is scheduled to start in early 2023 at Turkey.
During the initial stage, the development at Paramount through Bruckheimer’s first look deal, and the studio will not be distributing the film. It is confirmed by Deadline that U.S. distribution and international deals are bagged by Black Bear International.
Cavill is best known for his roles in Man Of Steel, Mission: Impossible – Fallout, and The Witcher. Most recently he appeared in the post-credits of Black Adam and also confirmed that he will return as Superman in the upcoming Man Of Steel 2.
González recently starred in Michael Bay’s Ambulance. She next appears in Netflix’s sci-fi pic The Three Body Problem and Scott Z Burns’ Extrapolations for Apple TV+.