Priyanka Chopra to star in Hollywood’s ‘The Bluff’

Published : 04 Mar 2024 10:14 PM

In a thrilling announcement shaking the world of cinema, Bollywood icon Priyanka Chopra is set to embark on a swashbuckling adventure in her latest Hollywood endeavor, "The Bluff." Teaming up with Karl Urban of "The Boys" fame, Chopra takes on the role of a former female pirate navigating the treacherous waters of the 19th-century Caribbean.

Chopra took to her Instagram to unveil the exciting news, sharing a quote by Mark Twain that hints at the daring escapades to come: "Now and then, we had a hope that if we lived and were good, God would permit us to be pirates."

Directed by the talented Frank E Flowers and penned by Flowers and Joe Ballarini, "The Bluff" promises an enthralling tale of adventure, redemption, and family ties. As the mysterious sins of Chopra's character's past resurface, she finds herself embroiled in a dangerous quest to safeguard her loved ones.

Produced by AGBO Studios and Amazon MGM Studios, the film marks a collaboration of cinematic powerhouses. Joining Chopra and Urban in this high-seas adventure are esteemed producers Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, Angela Russo-Otstot, Michael Disco, Cisely Saldana, Mariel Saldana, Kassee Whiting, Zoe Saldana, Thorsten Schumacher, and the creative minds of Joe Ballarini and Frank E Flowers.

Set to stream exclusively on Prime Video, "The Bluff" will commence production in the picturesque landscapes of Australia during the upcoming spring season. With Priyanka Chopra at the helm as both a leading lady and executive producer, the film promises to captivate audiences with its blend of action, drama, and historical intrigue.

Beyond her silver screen adventures, Chopra has been making waves in the entertainment industry, recently assuming the role of executive producer for the Oscar-nominated documentary "To Kill a Tiger." With her upcoming appearance alongside John Cena and Idris Elba in "Heads of State," Chopra continues to solidify her status as a versatile talent on the global stage.

As anticipation builds for "The Bluff," audiences eagerly await to set sail on this epic cinematic voyage alongside Priyanka Chopra and Karl Urban, prepared to be swept away by the tides of adventure and discovery.