De Armas will now star in the romantic action-adventure film alongside Chris Evans. Evans will produce, and de Armas will executive produce the film to be produced by David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, and Jules Daly.
Faded Rate is written, by Reese and Paul Wernick, the writers behind Deadpool and Zombieland, who also serve as producers. The project joins a slate of Apple original films that include the Bird, the latest film starring Tom Hanks, Greyhound; Hans Geet, starred and produced by Mahershala Ali; Joel Coens The Tragedy of Macbeth, starring Denzel Washington and Francis McDormand; and Salvation, from director Antoine Fuqua and starring and produced by Will Smith.
Apple and Skydance Media partnerships include The Greatest Bear Run Ever director Peter Farrelly and a multi-year partnership between Apple and Skydance Animation.