Rian Johnson’s homicide thriller Knives Out was among the finest movies of 2019, making $311.4 million on a $40 million price range and incomes a nomination for Finest Unique Screenplay on the 2020 Oscars. Unsurprisingly, then, Johnson is poised to observe it up with a sequel. In truth, Netflix shelled out a cool $450 million to make sure he’d make two.
Forward of Knives Out 2’s launch, we’ve rounded up all the pieces we all know in regards to the forthcoming sequel.
What Is Knives Out, Once more?
The primary Knives Out movie starred Daniel Craig as Benoit Blanc, a detective investigating the demise of the patriarch of a rich, dysfunctional household. Christopher Plummer portrayed deceased 85-year-old creator Harlan Thrombey, whereas Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, Okay Callan, and Riki Lindhome portrayed his suspicious household. Ana de Armas, Lakeith Stanfield, Edi Patterson, Frank Oz, Noah Segan, M. Emmet Walsh, and Marlene Forte rounded out the forged.
So, Is Knives Out 2 Simply Known as Knives Out 2?
Nope! Earlier this summer season, Rian Johnson revealed that the Knives Out sequel is formally titled Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller.
What Is Glass Onion About, Precisely?
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller is ready in Greece, the place Craig’s Detective Blanc is investigating a brand new crime. Within the sequel, newcomer Edward Norton stars as tech billionaire Miles Bron. Whereas not a lot is thought in regards to the plot, Norton’s character owns the island to which Blanc travels, so it’s clear he’s concerned within the crime not directly.
Love Daniel Craig. Who Else Stars in Glass Onion?
An entire new forged of out-of-touch characters populate Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller. Alongside Craig and Norton, Leslie Odom Jr. performs Lionel Toussaint, a scientist who works for Bron, whereas Kathryn Hahn portrays Claire Debella, a Connecticut governor operating for Senate. Kate Hudson performs a fashionista named Birdie Jay who comes with an assistant named Peg (Jessica Henwick). In the meantime, Dave Bautista performs a well-known YouTuber named Duke Cody who attends a celebration at Bron’s mansion together with his girlfriend Whiskey (Madelyn Cline), and Janelle Monáe portrays the tech entrepreneur Cassandra ‘Andi’ Model.
When Can I Lastly See Glass Onion?!
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller begins streaming on Netflix on December twenty third, and premieres on the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition this September.
Will It Be In Theaters, Too?
A theatrical launch date is pending.
Is There a Trailer?
You guess! Benoit Blanc’s “Kentucky-fried Foghorn Leghorn drawl” is again in a brand new teaser trailer launched September eighth. “Women and gents, you anticipated a thriller,” Blanc says. “You anticipated a puzzle. However for one individual on this island, this isn’t a recreation.” Test it out beneath.