Rian Johnson’s critically acclaimed 2019 murder mystery flick titled Knives out impressed everyone with its unique murder mystery setting and ensemble cast led by Chris Evans, Ana De Armas, Katherine Langford, Daniel Craig, Lakeith Stanfield, Christopher Plummer, Michael Shannon, and many more. The film earned uncountable praise with some calling it one of the best murder mystery movies ever.
This admiration motivated Rian Johnson to develop a sequel to the film with Daniel Craig in the lead role that would focus on his second case as a masterclass detective. The cast of the film and story are still to be finalized by Rian. With many waiting for months to hear any sort of news related to the film, Netflix just dropped what fans were asking for all along.
Knives Out 2 and Knives Out 3 are both in the development phase with filmmaker Rian Johnson to helm and Daniel Craig to lead. The distribution duties are shifting towards Netflix as they paid $450 Million Dollars for the rights of the ownership. The production duties could be helmed by Netflix as well as they are the global leaders in streaming.
This news has taken the internet by storm and the audience has started fan casting for both of these films. Daniel Craig will lead the charge in both of these films as he will try to uncover the truth behind the craziest of all the mysteries. Cast and crew are yet to be finalized by Rian along with the story and screenplay. Filming is expected to commence later this year on Knives Out 2 with the film expected to release on Netflix next year. The third film will follow the exact same pattern with filming to begin later next year and to come out sometime in 2023.
Well, we will let Rian decide the production schedule of the film and we can fasten our seatbelts for a crazy ride into whodunnit films.