In 2019, Jake Gyllenhaal performed Mysterio in Spider-Man: Far From Dwelling., who turned probably the greatest MCU villains in recent times. Due to the character’s evil plot, a multiverse of insanity might even open up within the subsequent Spidey installment. Wanting forward, Gyllenhaal has simply signed on to be a part of one other comedian e-book film, this time based mostly on Rob Liefeld’s John Prophet, who has graced problems with Picture Comics because the early ‘90s, however has but to be seen in a film.
Jake Gyllenhaal will play John Prophet in an upcoming film titled Prophet with Extraction director Sam Hargrave helming, per The Hollywood Reporter. Rob Liefeld, who’s greatest identified for co-creating Marvel’s Deadpool, can be the comedian e-book creator behind Prophet, a person who volunteers for a German experiment close to the tip of World Conflict II to feed his household, and in flip obtains superhuman energy.
John Prophet seems like a cross between Wolverine and Captain America contemplating he wakes up a long time sooner or later, because of his superhuman powers, to seek out that the world has moved on previous World Conflict II, his daughter has grown up and KGB brokers are after him to create tremendous troopers from his blood. This looks like a significant function for Jake Gyllenhaal that may also introduce an underrated comedian e-book character to the forefront.
Prophet’s director Sam Hargrave was memorably a longtime stunt coordinator for the MCU movies together with Captain America: Civil Conflict, Avengers: Infinity Conflict and Avengers: Endgame. Final yr, Hargrave debuted as an motion movie director for Netflix’s Extraction, which starred Chris Hemsworth and was produced by the Russo Brothers. The film turned one of the considered Netflix authentic movies ever, and Hargrave is presently on the point of movie the sequel.
Prophet‘s script is being written by Marc Guggenheim, who has discovered success on The CW growing DC exhibits resembling Arrow, Supergirl and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. Guggenheim can be set to put in writing and produce the upcoming HBO Max Inexperienced Lantern sequence starring Finn Wittrock. We don’t count on Prophet to get rolling for a while contemplating Hargrave is headed to movie Extraction 2, however it seems like a strong artistic staff is coming collectively for the film.
Jake Gyllenhaal just lately put out his Netflix movie The Responsible, which had the actor enjoying a 9-1-1 dispatcher in a film that was made through the pandemic below tough restrictions. Subsequent, he’ll star in Michael Bay’s Ambulance, in an motion movie additionally starring Yahya Abdul-Mateen II a couple of heist that goes completely flawed. The film is popping out February 18, 2022. Whereas we await Prophet and these different thrilling tasks, take a look at what different upcoming motion pictures are rounding out 2021 right here on CinemaBlend.