Universal's 'The Fall Guy,' starring Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt.

Universal's 'The Fall Guy,' starring Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt.

Emily Blunt joins Ryan Gosling and David Leitch in The Fall Guy.

Lee Majors played a Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a bounty hunter in Glen A. Larson's Fall Guy.

Douglas Barr and Heather Thomas co-starred as his sidekick and stuntwoman. ABC aired the show from 1981-1986.

Leitch and Kelly McCormick produce the Universal film via 87North.

Drew Pearce co-wrote and executive produced Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw with Leitch.

Gosling will co-produce with Guymon Casady's Entertainment 360.

Glen A. Larson, who created the original series, and Geoff Shaevitz will also executive produce.

Filming will begin in Australia this autumn, with a release date of March 1, 2024.

Deadline The news of Blunt's casting in The Fall Guy initially broke in the entertainment industry.

CAA, The Artists Partnership, and Sloane, Offer, Weber and Dern represent Blunt.