Los Angeles : Actor Anthony Mackie is all set to star in the upcoming action-adventure The Ogun, which he will also produce. The film revolves around Mackie’s character Xavier Rhodes, who takes his teenage daughter to Nigeria to find a cure for the rare genetic condition that he passed on to her. When his daughter is kidnapped, Rhodes goes on a rampage through the criminal underworld to rescue her.
The film is written by stuntman-turned-screenwriter Madison Turner, while the director for the Netflix film is yet to be announced. Mackie is best known for his role of Sam Wilson/Falcon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and was last seen in “Avengers: Endgame”. Mackie will reprise the role in the upcoming series “The Falcon And The Winter Soldier”.