Paramount Lands Rights to Action Flick STRAY From JOHN WICK Writer Derek Kolstad

Paramount has received the rights to the motion flick Stray from John Wick scribe Derek Kolstad. A director has not but been assigned to the undertaking, however the movie is ready to star Masters of the Universe actor Kyle Allen. Variety experiences that though plot particulars haven’t been introduced, it will likely be within the vein of rock-’em-sock-’em revenge thrillers like John Wick and Bob Odenkirk’s Nobody.

Akiva Goldsman and Greg Lessans will produce by means of Weed Road Pictures, and Kolstad will produce by means of his firm Tradecraft.

Kolstad stated of the undertaking:

“Kyle has an infectious energy about him and is an absolute joy to riff with on all things genre. Couple that with Akiva and Greg at our backs and this is going to be one hell of a ride. I honestly can’t wait to dig in with this team.”

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Lessans added:

“Kyle has a jaw-dropping set of abilities — as an actor, dancer, martial artist, and acrobat — and who better than Derek Kolstad to put them all to the test? This one’s been a joy to hatch with them, and we’re just getting started. All the more fun that we get to bring it to life with our friends at Paramount.”

Kolstad has confirmed himself with the epically widespread John Wick franchise, so it will likely be enjoyable to see what he does subsequent. Kolstad can be presently engaged on an adaptation of Splinter Cell for Netflix, in addition to a sequel to Nobody. Which undertaking are you most trying ahead to?