Anthony Mackie To Lead The Ogun For Netflix - Comic Years
Comic Years Logo

Anthony Mackie To Lead The Ogun For Netflix

author img
BY February 25, 2021

Is it just us, or has it felt like there have been so many new film and television announcements that it’s hard to keep track of them all? Well, we have another one to add to our list of “must-watch when it eventually releases” and you might want to add it to yours, too. Anthony Mackie is currently working on The Ogun, where he will be producing and starring in the Netflix film.

Anthony Mackie Leading The Ogun

The story for The Ogun follows Xavier Rhodes, a father to a teenage daughter with a curious genetic condition. When they travel to Nigeria in search of a cure, things turn a dark corner and Xavier’s daughter is kidnapped. Sounds kind of familiar, right? Some reports have claimed that it will be similar to John Wick, but we’re sensing some hints of Taken in there, too. Though, no matter how many times we watch a dedicated father’s mission to save his daughter, we’re sure that Netflix will be able to put a creative spin on it and make it worth our while.

Jason Michael Berman (Mandalay Pictures) will be sitting alongside Anthony Mackie in the producing chair. Madison Turner, a stunt performer best known for The Dark Knight Rises, will be writing the script for the film. So, we expect plenty of well-choreographed action!

There has yet to be a director announced for the Anthony Mackie led The Ogun.

anthony mackie the ogun Image via Marvel Entertainment

Not in the mood to get your hopes up for The Ogun just yet? We agree that it’s likely to take a while before we see anything on screen. So, we’ll just be busy getting excited over John Wick 5 and Anthony Mackie appearing in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier which is set to premiere in early 2021.

Featured image via Gage Skidmore on Flickr.

Movies

Meghan Hale is the kind of movie lover that has a "must watch" that is a mile long... and growing. When she isn't talking about the latest film and television news she is writing one of her many in-process novels, screaming film trivia at anybody who will listen, and working as a mental health care professional. Follow her on Twitter @meghanrhale for some fun theories and live reactions to all things entertainment.

Anthony MackieNetflixthe ogun

Leave a comment

Related

Movies
20th Century Fox Releases a New X-Men, Dark Phoenix Trailer

Recently, 20th Century Fox released another X-Men trailer. Dark Phoenix features Jesica Chastain. She acts as a mysterious foe. The trailer debuted in The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Many X men phoenix fans are […]

BY Randy Brooks March 14, 2019
Movies
Kevin Smith Releases First BTS Video: ‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot’

All is set for the long-awaited film Jay and Silent Bob Reboot to be released sometime this fall. As the producers of the Kevin’s Smith movie get set for the release date, they are now […]

BY Randy Brooks March 15, 2019
Movies
Kids Movies on Netflix 2019

Netflix leads the streaming services in content. Both original shows and favorites from the past and present stream on Netflix at a low price. Adults can can get excited for the new X Men Dark […]

BY Taylor Bauer April 9, 2019

Rail Ad Editorial Content

Rail Ad