Knives Out 3 Set to Begin Production Soon

A recent report indicates that the production for ‘Knives Out 3’, directed by Rian Johnson, is expected to commence later this year. The popular mystery genre franchise film is marked to start its shooting process in November. Though precise details about the third series remain undisclosed, it’s confirmed that Daniel Craig will reprise his character, Benoit Blanc, the diligent private detective.

Knives Out 3: Confirmed Return of Daniel Craig as Benoit Blanc

The sequel of the franchise garnered Oscar nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay for Rian Johnson. However, details about other cast members of the third series have not been announced yet. It’s confirmed that Johnson will be the director of ‘Knives Out 3’ as he wraps up the screenplay for the film’s next instillation. Little is known about the film’s plot and new characters at this time, with the information being well-guarded.

Rian Johnson on Working on the Sequel Post WGA Strike

In a follow-up session after the conclusion of the WGA strike, Johnson shared his enthusiasm about the development of the sequel. Saying, “I obviously couldn’t work during the strike and now that it’s over, I’m diving in full force. I’ve got the premise, I’ve got the setting, I’ve got what the movie is in my head. It’s just a matter of writing the damn thing,” Johnson signifies the anticipation and work being put into the third installment.

Glimpse into ‘Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery’

To add some context, ‘Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery’, focused on a billionaire who called his long-time friends to a private island for a murder mystery game. The stellar ensemble cast of the sequel comprised of Dave Bautista, Edward Norton, Janelle Monáe, Kathryn Hahn, Leslie Odom Jr., Kate Hudson, Madelyn Cline, Jessica Henwick, Ethan Hawke, and Hugh Grant among others.

Wrapping Up

As fans eagerly await the third installment of the Knives Out franchise, ‘Knives Out 3’, it’s clear that the wheels are already rapidly turning behind the scenes. With Daniel Craig confirmed to reprise his role as Benoit Blanc and Rian Johnson at the helm, the anticipation builds for what the team will reveal next. Keep up with all the latest updates and news by visiting HitPlay.

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