Admit it, we had you until you saw the name Brett Ratner in the byline. The Hollywood Reporter has released the news that Brett Ratner’s Hercules: The Thracian Wars will arrive August 8, 2014. Hercules will be played by none other that Dwayne Johnson. The film will be released by Paramount and MGM.
“The screenplay was adapted by Ryan Condal, with revisions by Evan Spiliotopoulos. Producers are Beau Flynn, Barry Levine and Ratner; executive producers are Peter Berg, Sarah Aubrey and Jesse Berger.” - The Hollywood Reporter