Samuel L. Jackson-starrer The Protege will shoot it way into theaters Aug. 20, Lionsgate announced Wednesday.
The studio also announced release dates for the Jennifer Lopez-Josh Duhamel romantic comedy Shotgun Wedding (June 29, 2022) and White Bird: A Wonder Story (Sept. 16, 2022).
Previously titled The Asset, The Protege follows Anna (Maggie Q), the world’s most skilled contract killer who was rescued as a child by the legendary assassin Moody (Jackson). When he is harmed, she becomes entangled with an enigmatic killer (Michael Keaton).
White Bird: A Wonder, based on R.J. Palacio’s book, is directed by Marc Forster and stars Bryce Gheisar, Ariella Glaser, Gillian Anderson and Helen Mirren.