According to Variety, Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart are set to star in New Line’s action-comedy “Central Intelligence.”
Hart is set to play a former high school sports star turned accountant who, on the eve of a class reunion, is contacted by a former classmate who used to be a bullied “loser” but is now a contract killer for the CIA. In case you hadn’t guessed, that zero-to-hero is played by Johnson, who will recruit Hart’s character to help foil a plot to sell classified military secrets.
The film is set to be directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber of “We’re the Millers” and “Dodgeball” fame.
“Central Intelligence” is set to begin filming in the Spring of 2015, a release date is yet to be announced.
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