After months-long hiatus, actor Ryan Reynolds on Saturday resumed shooting for his Netflix action-comedy `Red Notice‘.
The Deadpool actor took to Instagram to share a few pictures of himself getting tested for coronavirus before returning to shoot. In his post, he also revealed that the pictures were clicked by his wife Blake Lively.
“Back to work on #RedNotice. The COVID Test is quick and easy,” he wrote in the caption.
“The doctor places the swab up your nose, just deep enough to tickle your childhood memories and then it`s over. No matter what you say to him, he won`t buy you dinner first,” he added, crediting the photographs to Lively.
Two days ago, actor Gal Gadot also returned to the shoot of `Red Notice` and had shared pictures from her COVID-19 tests. Taking to her Instagram handle, Gadot wrote, “Getting ready to head back to the Red Notice sebut prep looks a little different now..#staysafe.”
Besides Gal Gadot and Ryan Reynolds, the film also stars Dwayne Johnson in a pivotal role. The shooting for the film was halted in March due to the coronavirus induced shutdown of the entertainment industry.
Earlier, almost six months after contracting and recovering from coronavirus, Hollywood actor Tom Hanks too resumed shoot He was working in the untitled biopic of American musician Elvis Presley in Australia where he had contracted the virus. According to Variety, the director of the film Baz Luhrmann had confirmed that the production for the film will restart and Hanks has already returned to Australia for the same “We`re back to, as Elvis liked to say, `taking care of business!`.
“It is a real privilege in this unprecedented global moment that Tom Hanks has been able to return to Australia to join Austin Butler and all of our extraordinary cast and crew to commence production on Elvis,” Variety quoted Luhrmann as saying.
(With inputs from ANI)