The Russo Brothers released "The Gray Man," a spy thriller based on Mark Greaney's novel in 2022

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This Netflix production set a new spending record, with a budget of $200 million.

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The movie starred Ryan Gosling as Sierra Six, a proficient CIA assassin trained under a secretive program

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The plot centers around Sierra Six, who suspects corruption within the program and decides to go rogue to uncover the truth

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Critical reception for "The Gray Man" was mixed, with a 45% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes

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Despite the reviews, the film garnered significant viewership and ranked high among Netflix debuts

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The Russo Brothers aspired to expand "The Gray Man" into a broader cinematic universe, similar to their success with Marvel films

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They envisioned a spin-off focusing on Avik San, played by Dhanush, known as the Lone Wolf

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Plans also included sequels delving into Sierra Six's character, aiming to create an extensive spy-themed universe

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Netflix and AGBO, the Russo Brothers' studio, expressed enthusiasm for collaborating to drive the expansion of "The Gray Man" universe

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