Actor Dave Bautista is engaged in negotiations that could lead to him being the star and producer of Unleashed.
Dave Bautista could be the protagonist of Unleashedthe new film directed by Jeff Tomsic.
The screenplay for the project will be signed by Jim and Brian Kehoe, former authors of Blockers.
If the negotiations are successful, Dave Bautista is expected to star and produce Unleashed in collaboration with his partner Jonathan Meisner, Chris Bender of Good Fear and Jake Weiner.
The actor should play the part of a policeman who has a dog as his best friend who can smell all kinds of crimes. When Boomer dies during a shift, the agent swears that he will have no more four-legged partners until he finds himself with Zeus by his side.
Bautista recently starred in Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, which will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival, and is currently filming Dune 2, the sequel directed by Denis Villeneuve.
The Kehoes recently wrote the script for Double Fault starring Rebel Wilson and Luck Key, a remake of the Korean film starring Marlon Wayans.