Statham is one of three leads – alongside Aubrey Plaza and Josh Hartnett – in Ritchie's latest film Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre

which is billed as a spy action-comedy and also features turns from Hugh Grant and Carey Elwes. Read on for everything you need to know about the film,

We'd expect an official announcement to come soon, and it certainly seems likely that the film will still open at some point in the first half of 2022

Frequent Guy Ritchie collaborator Jason Statham stars as super-spy Orson Fortune, with Parks and Recreation star Aubrey Plaza playing

a fellow spy and Penny Dreadful's Josh Hartnett starring as Hollywood’s biggest movie star Danny Francesco.

Meanwhile, Hugh Grant, who famously excelled as a baddie in Paddington 2, is once again the villain of the piece,

Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride, Stranger Things) and Bugzy Malone (The Gentlemen) also play spies, while the supporting cast includes Lourdes Faberes (Good Omens), Max Beesley (Jamestown),

The official synopsis reads: "Super spy Orson Fortune must track down and stop the sale of a deadly new weapons technology wielded by billionaire arms broker Greg Simmonds.