Sebastian Stan and Edgar Ramirez join 355

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 15 May 2019
Sebastian Stan

Sebastian Stan

Sebastian Stan and Edgar Ramirez have joined spy thriller 355 alongside Jessica Chastain, Lupita Nyong'o and Penelope Cruz

Sebastian Stan and Edgar Ramirez have joined spy thriller 355.

Sebastian, 36, who is best known for playing Bucky Barnes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is set to star in the ensemble thriller alongside Edgar, 42, who recently portrayed Gianni Versace in the second season of the anthology series 'American Crime Story'.

The pair joins a stellar cast that includes Jessica Chastain, Lupita Nyong'o, Penelope Cruz and Fan Bingbing and Simon Kinberg is directing from a script from Theresa Rebeck.

The film will follow top agents from agencies around the world who are forced to co-operate with each other when a new threat emerges involving a weapon that could throw the world into total chaos.

The new agency's numerical name is inspired by the codename of the one of the earliest spies in the American Revolution, a woman whose identity remains unknown to this day.

Marion Cotillard was originally attached as part of the cast, however is the only one of the ensemble to drop out of the movie, citing personal reasons.

Chastain is producing through her Freckle Films banner alongside Kelly Carmichael and Kinberg. Theresa Rebeck.

Shooting will start in Paris in July and shooting will also take place in London and Morocco.

Stan can currently be seen in cinemas in Anthony and Joe Russo's 'Avengers: Endgame' – the final film in the third phase of the MCU which is made up of 22 films and 11 different franchises.

Edgar recently joined Nicole Kidman's HBO limited series, 'The Undoing' which follows Grace Sachs (Nicole Kidman) whose life is thrust into chaos when her devoted husband (Hugh Grant) goes missing overnight.