At the end of March, Netflix acquired two rights. Knife out The blockbuster deal was reportedly worth more than $ 400 million, and the cast for the first sequel was quickly made to be as big as the original film.
We have our first understanding of the new cast on Monday when Deadline Dave Bautista reportedly is joining the cast of the film. (He talked about his role with Polygon Tasha Robinson in an interview published on Tuesday), then on Tuesday. Deadline Another scoop reported that Ed Norton had also signed a contract, and on Wednesday. Hollywood Reporter Said musician and actress Janelle Monáe is joining the cast.
They will all appear with Daniel Craig, who will play his delightful role as detective Benoit Blanc in both sequels. Director Rian Johnson will return to direct the two new films.
I saw the original Knife out It was the first time last year and I loved it. A large part of my enjoyment of this film is due to a great cast that includes Ana de Armas, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, LaKeith Stanfield and Christopher Plummer.
The plot details for the new film have not been disclosed. But with the A-list-level talent already in the works for the first sequel, I guess Johnson has something good in the works. Production of the film will begin in Greece this summer. Deadline.