Congratulations to Kevin Hart!
According to Deadline, the 42-year-old comedian has signed a deal to star in Netflix’s Lift —a heist film written by Dan Kunka, in which he will play a master thief who, alongside his ex-girlfriend, attempts to steal $100 million worth of gold from a Boeing 777 flying from London to Zurich. T
Complex adds that Lift will be produced by Simon Kinberg and Audrey Chon for Genre Pictures, Matt Reeves and Adam Kassan for 6th & Idaho, as well as Hart and Brian Smiley for HartBeat Productions.
“Partnering with Netflix is an amazing opportunity for HartBeat and myself. I am excited to act in and produce cutting-edge films with Netflix,” Hard said about the partnership. “I am extremely grateful to Ted Sarandos and Scott Stuber, we share the same creative vision and always put the audience first. The business is about growth and my HartBeat team continues to exceed my expectations with their ability to develop stories and relationships. Our goal is to make the HartBeat name synonymous with first-class entertainment and narratives.”
We can’t wait!