Mel Gibson and Shane Black Reuniting for Cold Warrior


Mel Gibson is in talks to reunite with Lethal Weapon screenwriter Shane Black for the Universal Pictures spy thriller Cold Warrior. Black will direct from a script by Chuck Mondry.

The film is about a spy from the Cold War era who comes out of retirement to team with a younger agent from the new school to confront a domestic terrorism threat orchestrated by Russia.

The film will be produced by Michelle Manning, David Greenblatt and Anthony Bagarozzi are also producing.

Gibson starts shooting How I Spent My Summer Vacation in March and will likely segue to Cold Warrior in June.