With only a month before production was expected to begin, Universal has removed Cowboy Ninja Viking from its release calendar. Production is expected to be delayed but the film still remains in active development.
Cowboy Ninja Viking was in its pre-production phase and was expected to be released June 28, 2019. With a major star like Chris Pratt in the lead role, Universal planned for the film to be a major summer blockbuster but are now attempting to re-date the project. Priyanka Chopra remains on board as the film’s lead opposite Chris Pratt who is still on as both a producer as well as Duncan, the lead role and . Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad director Michelle MacLaren is also still slated as director, which will make this film her feature debut
The film is based on the 2009 Image Comics series created by writer A.J. Lieberman and artist Riley Rossmo.