Ryan Reynolds will return to work alongside filmmaker Shawn Levy on a new science fiction project produced by Skydance.
The two had previously worked together on “Free Guy,” a story about an NPC (non-playable character) in an online video game that takes on its own conscience, which is scheduled to premiere in July 2020.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the project titled “Our Name Is Adam” will feature a script written by Jonathan Tropper, who wrote the Levy movie “This Is Where I Leave You”.
Reynolds will play a man who must travel to the past to help himself at age 13. Together they will reunite with their late father, who is the same age as Reynolds.
Levy and Reynolds will produce this project alongside David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Don Granger of Skydance.
Shawn Levy, who already has great experience thanks to his trilogy “Night at the Museum”, in addition to being one of the executive producers of the Netflix series “Stranger Things”, which is about to premiere its fourth season.