After a competitive bidding war, Netflix came out as the winner when it secured rights to Heart of Stone in January 2021. Since the auction victory, the high-profile project has been a top priority for the streamer. And we’ve been keeping track of every new update about the movie.
Heart of Stone is an upcoming action film directed by Tom Harper from a screenplay co-written by Greg Rucka and Allison Schroeder. Harper is best known for his Peaky Blinders, The Aeronauts, Wild Rose and War & Peace. Rucka made his Netflix debut with his screenplay for The Old Guard, and Schroeder co-wrote the script for the Academy Award-nominated film Hidden Figures.
The film is being developed by Skydance Media production company that also produced the Netflix movies The Adam Project, The Old Guard and 6 Underground. Based on Skydance Media’s movie lineup, you can already tell that Heart of Stone will be a high-quality film.
Read on because we shared everything we know so far about the upcoming action film.
Heart of Stone release date
Netflix has set a release date for the Gal Gadot-led action flick. It will make its way to the streamer on Friday, Aug. 11, 2023. As expected, the movie will land on Netflix at 12:00 a.m. PT/3:00 a.m. ET on this date.
Is Heart of Stone filming?
Not anymore! There were several filming schedules. Gal Gadot announced on her Twitter account that filming had commenced in the U.K. through a tweet on March 7, 2022. Everything wrapped up on July 28, 2022. The film is now in post-production.
Heart of Stone cast
So far, the only two actors attached to the cast are Red Notice‘s Gal Gadot and Belfast‘s Jamie Dornan. Gadot will be playing the leading character, Rachel Stone. Dornan will be playing Parker.
Here’s the cast list below:
- Gal Gadot as Rachel Stone
- Jamie Dornan as Parker
- Sophie Okonedo
- Matthias Schweighöfer
- Alia Bhatt as Keya Dhawan
- Jing Lusi
- Paul Ready
- Jon Kortajarena
- Matteo Cicconi
- Angela Esposito
- Archie Madekwe as Ivo
- Enzo Cilenti as Mulvaney
Heart of Stone pictures
Here’s a picture of Gal Gadot on the set of the new action movie!
Also, check out this official production still from the movie! Where could Rachel Stone be headed?
Heart of Stone trailer
Netflix released the official trailer for Heart of Stone in June 2023.
During Netflix’s TUDUM, the streamer released a first-look video of the upcoming film. Check it out below!
Plot details are being kept under wraps. However, the film is described as an international spy thriller. It’ll be similar to movies like Mission: Impossible or the James Bond films.
Netflix has finally provided a logline for the movie.
"Rachel Stone (Gal Gadot) is an intelligence operative, the only woman who stands between her powerful, global, peacekeeping organization and the loss of its most valuable — and dangerous — asset."
You can count on us to provide the official synopsis as soon as it’s released.
There’s still so much more information about the film that we’re waiting on, like the synopsis and the official trailer. So make sure to constantly visit this space because we’ll update you as new information is released.