Movie Web reported that Jason Statham chose to move away from the next action comedy film, The Man From Toronto. Created by Sony Pictures, the film was due out in November this year, however, Jason Statham has withdrawn from the project, and his future is unclear.
Sources said that Jason Statham would team up with Kevin Hart was his main selling point. Now the studio has to find another actor who can fill their shoes, which can be difficult. The plot of the film follows a man, played by Kevin Hart, who is mistaken for a Toronto murderer.
Fans of the pair know they last worked together in the spinoff film from Fast and Furious, Hobbs and Shaw, where Kevin had a small but crucial role. Fans of the franchise noted that the two actors had on-screen chemistry, which makes future collaboration likely. Jason Statham Backs Out Of New Movie The Man From Toronto
As for the reason Jason chose to leave the project, sources claim that he intervened suddenly, about 4 to 6 weeks before the start of production. Insiders claim it may have something to do with a major creative difference between Jas
Apparently Jason wanted an R-rated film, while the film studio wanted a PG-13 film. Given Statham’s previous work, it makes sense that this is the case, given that much of his earlier work concerned R-rated content.
Where the story takes an interesting turn, Statham also reportedly stepped back from his agency, WME, with which he has only worked for about a year.
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