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Tom Hardy Stars in Netflix’s Upcoming Crime Thriller ‘Havoc’: What We Know So Far

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Actor Tom Hardy attends the 'Mad Max : Fury Road' Photocall during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2015 in Cannes, France. (Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com)

Key Takeaways:

– ‘Havoc' is a thriller directed by Gareth Evans featuring , , and Timothy Olyphant.
– The movie finished filming in the fall of 2021 but has experienced delays due to post- challenges and likely strikes.
– Tom Hardy leads the ensemble playing a gruff detective who discovers a city-wide corruption scheme.
– Though the release date is yet to be set, anticipation builds for its expected drop on later this year.


Hello, movie enthusiast ! Today, let's take a sneak peek into ‘Havoc', the Netflix crime thriller directed by ‘The Raid' mastermind Gareth Evans. If you enjoyed the adrenaline-pumping action of Evans' earlier works, then you'll surely buckle up for this one too. So, let's dive into the exciting details we've gathered so far!

The Plot Explained

‘Havoc' pushes Gareth Evans into the crime/action/thrillers territory once again. This time, our lead is a detective, portrayed by none other than Tom Hardy, who stumbles upon a drug deal that's veered off track. As the plot ensues, our detective unravels a complex web of corruption involving a politician's son. Juggling his safety and bulldozing his way through the high and mighty politicians, the detective's mission becomes twofold – rescuing the entrapped kid and bringing the evildoers to justice.

Cast Details

Now let's delve into the actors who are set to bring this riveting story to life. First off, there's our lead, Tom Hardy. As both an actor and producer for ‘Havoc', Hardy is perfect for this gritty, gruff role of the detective, given his knack for proving his mettle in intense performances.

Next up, we have the Academy Award-winning Forest Whitaker. His role is yet to be announced, but speculation suggests he might play a cop, a role he's popular for in his filmography. On the other hand, a twist in character type could be refreshing and offer Whitaker a chance to explore his versatility further.

Completing this stellar line-up is Timothy Olyphant, an actor who, with his experience in ‘Deadwood' and ‘Justified', could portray a politician convincingly. Could he play the corrupt official? We'll just have to wait and see!

Production Insights

So, you're probably wondering why a movie that wrapped up filming back in 2021 is yet to hit our screens. The likely culprits could be the 's and actor's strikes, hindering the film's progress during post-production. These industry strikes coupled with Hardy's busy schedule could be contributing factors to the delay.

Even to this effect, it seems both parties remain committed to the project. In November 2022, Evans announced on Instagram that they were working tirelessly on additional photography to ensure the film's success.

Wrapping Up

Despite the delays, high expectations accompany ‘Havoc', given the involved talent and intriguing storyline. While it doesn't seem like a movie that requires heavy post-production, we eagerly await the to hint at what's to come. So, keep an eye out, folks, for this gripping crime thriller on Netflix and share your thoughts in the comments below. Will ‘Havoc' be worth the wait? We'll soon find out!



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