Dhanush is ready to rub shoulders with Chris Evans and Ryan Gosling in the Russo Brothers' The Gray Man; first look unveiled

With Netflix's The Gray Man, Dhanush will make his Hollywood debut. The film is described as an action-thriller and is based on Mark Greaney's 2009 novel of the same name.

The first glimpse of actor Dhanush from his Hollywood debut The Gray Man, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, was published on Netflix's Instagram account on Tuesday. Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Rege-Jean Page, Jessica Henwick, Billy Bob Thornton, and Wagner Moura also star in the film.

Dhanush's first look from the film was published on Twitter by Netflix India, in which he is shown on top of a car with an intense expression and blood on his face. "The first look of Dhanush in The Gray Man is here, and it's vera maari vera maari," the caption said.

"Proud moment for entire Indian Cinema Industry," one fan said. "Our hero is returned," said another. "Dhanush doing a superhero landing posture, #TheStickMan," one tweeted, while another added, "He's going to make all of us proud."

The Gray Man is an action thriller based on Mark Greaney's 2009 novel of the same name. It stars Ryan as Court Gentry, a freelance assassin and former CIA operative. The film follows Court as he is pursued by Lloyd Hansen (Chris), a former member of Court's CIA squad, across the globe. The looks of Chris, Ryan, Ana de (as Dani Miranda), and Rege-Jean, who plays Carmichael, were also revealed.

He was last featured in the Tamil action film Maaran, starring Malavika Mohanan, in 2022. Karthick Naren wrote and directed the film, which was released in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada on Disney+ Hotstar on March 11.