Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Man From U.N.C.L.E. has enlisted Luca Calvani as the film’s chief antagonist, Deadline reports. Movie is currently in development.
Based on the popular 1960s television series, The Man From U.N.C.L.E. stars Henry Cavill as Napoleon Solo, Armie Hammer as Illya Kuryakin and and Hugh Grant as Waverly. Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki and Jared Harris.
Set against the backdrop of the early 1960s, at the height of the Cold War, The Man From U.N.C.L.E.centers on CIA agent Solo and KGB agent Kuryakin. Forced to put aside longstanding hostilities, the two team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, which is bent on destabilizing the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology.
The duo’s only lead is the daughter of a vanished German scientist, who is the key to infiltrating the criminal organization, and they must race against time to find him and prevent a worldwide catastrophe.