"Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" is a 2021 American action comedy film directed by Patrick Hughes.
The starring cast includes Ryan Reynolds as Michael Bryce, Samuel L. Jackson as Darius Kincaid, Salma Hayek as Sonia Kincaid, Frank Grillo as Bobby O'Neill, Richard E. Grant as Mr. Seifert, Antonio Banderas as Aristotle Papadopolous, Morgan Freeman as Michael Bryce Sr., Tom Hopper as Magnusson, Gabriella Wright as Veronika, Gary Oldman as Vladislav Dukhovic and others.

Here are "Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard movie?

Lionsgate Movies on Thursday, May 13, 2021 released the trailer for "Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" you can watch here:
Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard (2021 Movie) Trailer - Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek.

Plot summary

What is Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" movie plot summary.

Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) is set to give up on being a bodyguard again and making peace with it, until Sonia Kincaid (Salma Hayek) finds him and asks for his help. She needs his help in recovering her hitman husband Darius (Samuel L. Jackson), after he is taken by mobsters. After getting him back, they are caught by Interpol agent Bobby O'Neill (Frank Grillo), who needs their help in locating a terrorist mastermind named Aristotle Papadopoulos, who wants to destroy the European power grid and infrastructure since the European Union is planning to impose more sanctions on Greece.
The trio get into more trouble, with Bryce taking much of the physical brunt of their encounters. After getting help from his bodyguard stepfather, Bryce Senior, the trio are captured by Aristotle's henchmen. He has a history with Sonia since he was conned by her even though he genuinely fell in love with her. After turning her against Kincaid, he and Bryce are forced to flee. To make matters worse, Senior turns out to be working with Aristotle and turns his back on Bryce.
Bryce and Kincaid soon put aside their issues and work together to rescue Sonia and stop Aristotle. After killing Aristotle's henchmen, they disrupt his plan to use a power drill to break into the European power grid and fight Aristotle and Senior. Bryce kills Senior while Kincaid and Sonia kill Aristotle, and Bryce manages to hit the manual override to destroy the ship and stop the drill, but the three manage to survive the explosion. O'Neill says they have to stay on boat for 48 hours together before being cleared free, then hands Bryce papers to sign which he thinks is his AAA license. Bryce signs them only to find out they are adoption papers for him to be the son of Sonia and Kincaid.


Who plays who in the Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Ryan Reynolds  as Michael Bryce Michael Sr.'s son and a bodyguard-for-hire on mandatory sabbatical which leaves him without the authority to use lethal weaponry
Samuel L. Jackson  as Darius Kincaid a notorious hitman
Salma Hayek  as Sonia Kincaid Darius' wife
Frank Grillo  as Bobby O'Neill an Interpol agent
Richard E. Grant  as Mr. Seifert an old associate of Bryce and a drug addict
Antonio Banderas  as Aristotle Papadopolous
Morgan Freeman  as Michael Bryce Sr. Michael's stepfather
Tom Hopper  as Magnusson
Gabriella Wright  as Veronika
Gary Oldman  as Vladislav Dukhovic
Kristofer Kamiyasu  as Zento
Rebecca Front  as Michael's therapist
Caroline Goodall  as Crowley
Blake Ritson  as Gunther
Enzo Squillino Jr.  as Bartender
Giulio Berruti  as Yacht guard
Kate Nichols  as Bryce's Mom
Charlotte Nash  as Aviation Gin Promo Model
Dragan Micanovic  as Vlad
Bekka Bowling  as Stewardess Clare
Tomi May  as Viktor
Kamontip Krissy Ashton  as Reporter
Kateryna Globa  as Fan and Award Attendee
Ivo Arakov  as Actor / Soldier (credit only)
Alice McMillan  as Ailso
Brian Caspe  as Walter Fiscer
Ivana Radjenovic  as Italian Socialite
Hiten Patel  as Journalist
Harry Taurasi
Amar Bukvic  as Guard
Rok Cvetkov  as Priest
Anna-Maria Everett  as Elena
Marek Lichtenberg  as Michael Bryce's AAA bodyguard
Dimitar Ilkov  as Merc
Max Kraus  as Italian Soldier
Antonio Scarpa  as Italian Worker
Todor Parpulov  as Bouncer
Nathan Cooper  as Reporter
Stewart Alexander  as Presenter
Prince Marfo  as Fan / Award Attendee
Roger King  as Chinese Triad
Adrian Fekete  as Russian Mobster
Rodolfo Corsato  as Dignitary
Roy Hill  as Reporter
Adnan Kundi  as Press Photographer
Michael Aston  as Guiseppe
Mihai Tuca  as Passenger
Petra Vukelic  as Pregnant woman
Ana Maria Aver  as Interpol Agent
Noel Dusman  as Police Officer
Ivan Djuricic  as Interpol agent #2
Tom Barnett  as Interpol SWAT Officer
Jas Rivers  as Seifert's friend

Release date

When is Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard movie release date?

"Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" movie release date was scheduled to be on June 16, 2021 (United States) and on June 17, 2021 (Hungary) distributing by Lionsgate UK, BF Distribution, Dutch FilmWorks (DFW), Golden Village Pictures, Joyncontents Group, Kinepolis Film Distribution (KFD), Kinomania, Paramount Pictures, Purple Plan, Roadshow Film Distributors (NZ) Ltd., Roadshow Films, Telepool, Top Film, VVS Films, Blue Swan Entertainment, Film & TV House, GEM Entertainment and NOS Audiovisuais.


What are Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard filming details?

The duration of the film is 100 minutes. The film's budget is $50 million+.

"Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard movie?

"Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" movie got average rating from critics. IMDB rating is 6.5/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 25/100. Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B" on a scale ranging from A+ to F.

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