A Knives Out sequel is formally within the works.
Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer confirmed throughout the studio’s quarterly earnings name second movie within the franchise has acquired the go forward, following the success of the Daniel Craig-led first movie.
The movement image – which has earned director Rian Johnson an Authentic Screenplay Academy Award nomination – is getting near hitting the $300 million (S$416 million) worldwide gross mark.
Talking in regards to the potential of a sequel to the whodunnit film, Johnson just lately mentioned: “I had such an excellent time making it, such a good time working with Daniel, and now simply seeing that audiences are responding to it, the concept of continuous it on looks like it might simply be a blast.
“However there’s so much that has to occur earlier than that may occur, at the beginning being writing a script. So, we’ll see.”
And Craig just lately admitted he could be “over the moon” to return for the Knives Out sequel.
The Spectre star mentioned: “Certain.
“I would be over the moon. I imply, I would do something for Rian. If he writes one thing, I am going to do it. In fact I’ll. Why would not I? I had a ton of enjoyable doing it.
“You goal for that each time, you goal for that to work out.
“It not often, not often does, however it did on that film and the way good is that?”
The film’s producer Ram Bergman mentioned Craig – who will go away his position as James Bond after this 12 months’s No Time To Die movie – is raring to return for a second movement image.
He mentioned: “Daniel had a lot enjoyable doing it, and he needs to do extra.”
The primary film’s plot centres on a detective (Craig) despatched to research the homicide of a famend crime novelist, and options an all-star ensemble forged made up of the likes of Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette and Ana de Armas.