Ryan Reynolds to Star in Action Rom-Com Shotgun Wedding

Ryan Reynolds to Star in Action Rom-Com Shotgun Wedding

Ryan Reynolds will star in and produce the action-romantic-comedy Shotgun Wedding, says The Hollywood Reporter. Jason Moore (Pitch Perfect) will direct the film for Lionsgate.

According to the trade, Shotgun Wedding centers on a couple whose extravagant destination wedding is overrun by criminals. The couple must save both of their families, and along the way are reminded of why they wanted to get married.

Reynolds is producing via his Maximum Effort alongside Mandeville Films’ Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman. The executive producers are Mandeville Films’ Alex Young and Maximum Effort’s George Dewey.

Mark Hammer wrote the script for the film, which is scheduled to shoot this summer. Liz Meriwether will also work on the script.

This year, Reynolds has Michael Bay’s 6 Underground and Warner Bros. and Legendary’s POKÉMON Detective Pikachu coming up.