Films based on comics aren’t just limited to two publishers and Bloodshot has the potential to be huge.
Starring Vin Diesel the film is based on the Valiant character. It’s the first movie based on a Valiant Entertainment hero. Directed by Dave Wilson, Sony‘s Bloodshot stars Vin Diesel, Eiza González, Sam Heughan, Toby Kebbell, and Guy Pearce. The comic book character was co-created by Kevin VanHook, Don Perlin, and Bob Layton.
Vin Diesel has signed on to star in Sony Picture‘s Bloodshot based on the Valiant Entertainment comic series. Dave Wilson will make his feature directing debut. The script is by Oscar-nominated Eric Herisserer.
The movie will begin shooting in July.
Neal H. Moritz is producing alongside Toby Jaffe and Dinesh Shamdasani. Matthew Vaughn and Dan Mintz are executive producers. Andrea Giannetti will oversee for Sony.
The series focuses on Ray Garrison, aka Bloodshot, who is brought back from the dead through nanobots and by the evil corporation Rising Spirit Technologies. With memory loss, Garrison struggles to remember who he was and the weapon he has become.