The Russo Brothers’ Netflix film Dhaka wraps in India
Netflix has announced that the upcoming feature film Dhaka has wrapped principal photography in India. Filming took place in Ahmedabad and Mumbai and will now move to Bangkok and Phuket, Thailand. Production is set to wrap in late February.
The action/adventure film is produced by Joe and Anthony Russo, who’ve directed several MCU films, including Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War.
Dhaka takes place in an underworld of weapons dealers and traffickers, and follows a young boy becomes the pawn in a war between notorious drug lords. After being trapped by kidnappers inside one of the world’s most impenetrable cities, his rescue beckons the unparalleled skill of a mercenary named Tyler Rake. But Rake is a broken man with nothing to lose, harboring a death wish that makes an already deadly mission near impossible.
The cast includes Chris Hemsworth (Thor: Ragnarok), David Harbour (Stranger Things, the upcoming Hellboy), Golshifteh Farahani (Paterson) and newcomer Rudhraksh Jaiswal. The film is being produced by Netflix. Joe Russo has written the script while Sam Hargrave, known for his stunt work in multiple MCU movies as well as small roles in action films such as Atomic Blonde, will be making his directorial debut with the film.
“India has provided incredibly beautiful backdrops that have added to the intricacies of our production. The crews, production facilities and cast have been an absolute pleasure to work with,” said the Russo brothers.
There’s no official date as to when it will be available on the streaming giant’s platform. The next Russos Brothers film, the untitled fourth Avengers installment, is set to hit theaters on May 3, 2019.