EXCLUSIVE: Frank Grillo, who has appeared in super-successful film franchises such as Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War as well as The Purge pics, has signed with WME for representation in all areas.
In addition to starring in the aforementioned comic book blockbuster and the popular Blumhouse horror movies, Grillo recently appeared in Wolf Warrior II which earned $874 million, making it the second highest-grossing film of all-time at the Chinese box office. On the TV side, Grillo appeared in MMA drama Kingdom on the Audience Network.
Grillo worked with filmmaker Joe Carnahan to launched WarParty Films. Their debut film Wheelman was produced by and starred Grillo and was released on Netflix last year. They will partner with XYZ Films on reimagining of the hit Indonesian action film, The Raid which Grillo will star and produce. Other titles on their slate include sci-fi thriller Boss Level starring Grillo, Mel Gibson and Naomi Watts as well as El Chicano, which Grillo will executive produce alongside Lorenzo di Bonaventura. Grillo will also produce and star in Into the Ashes with Robert Taylor and James Badge Dale. And if he wasn’t busy enough, Grillo will produce and star in the forthcoming Netflix docuseries Fight World which will focus on fight culture all over the world.
He can also be seen in the upcoming movie Reprisal opposite Bruce Willis as well as Tim Sutton-directed Donnybrook starring Jamie Bell and Margaret Qualley.
Grillo is also repped by Management 360 and Paul Hastings.