Vin Diesel is in negotations to star in Sony Pictures' planned Bloodshot film, according to The Wrap. Dave Wilson is already slated to to direct, based on a script by Eric Heisserer. Bloodshot is planned as part of a five-movie franchise which would include Harbinger.
According to the Hollywood trade, Sony is planning for Bloodshot to come out in 2019 with a "hard R" rating.
Bloodshot is being produced by Neal Moritz, who also produced Diesel's Fast and the Furious franchise.
Back in July, Jared Leto was reportedly in talks for this same role.