Dexter Fletcher wished to “upend expectations” on “Ghosted”.
The 57-year-old director helmed the brand new Apple TV+ film starring Ana de Armas and Chris Evans and wished to maneuver away from the norm within the plot of the romantic action-adventure movie.
Dexter advised the Metro newspaper’s 60 Seconds column: “My tone for ‘Ghosted’ is boy meets woman. He actually falls in love along with her, thinks she’s fantastic and mysterious and improbable.
“So he follows her to the opposite facet of the world, solely to seek out himself caught up in a loopy journey the place he is out of his depth and he or she’s his solely technique of survival. Sound correct?
“It is a film about flipping expectations and having enjoyable. However I’ll say you get to see Chris Evans being the damsel in misery for a change.”
Scarlett Johansson was presupposed to star within the movie earlier than she needed to drop out and Dexter was decided to get Ana in after seeing her efficiency within the James Bond movie ‘No Time To Die’.
The ‘Rocketman’ director mentioned, “‘Ghosted’ was initially Chris and Scarlett. Then there was a conflict with one other challenge that Scarlett needed to do, so sadly she needed to stroll away.
“Not lengthy earlier than that I had seen Ana within the James Bond movie ‘No Time To Die’ and I mentioned: ‘Nicely, if we’ve got to alter route, then Ana de Armas is the one.’
Dexter added, “Additionally, no spoilers, however there are quite a lot of surprises. Let’s simply say when you might have Chris Evans as your star and producer, he is ‘linked’ and never afraid to reply the telephone.”