The global pandemic Corona virus, which spread from China’s Wuhan region in December 2019, wreaked havoc across the world shutting down many industries including the entertainment industry. Film releases were postponed and shootings cancelled, however, due to the decline in worldwide COVID-19 statistics, many movies had resumed shooting.
According to reports, with the new wave of COVID-19, many countries have gone into lockdown however, work is underway for sequels of popular public favorites. The release date of some of these films have been set.
Fast & the Furious 9
Originally scheduled for release in May 2020, it was postponed till April, 2021. As per latest reports, the release has been rescheduled for 28th May, 2021.
This time around, in addition to Vin Diesel and Charlize Theron, the film will star Helen Mirren, Michelle Rodriguez. Car enthusiasts and fans of thrillers are looking forward to the latest installment in the franchise. Moreover, Vin Diesels 10 year old son, Vincent Sinclair is set to make his film-debut.
Venom: Let There Be Carnage
This is the first sequel of the Sony Marvel Universe and will reportedly be released on June 25th, 2021. The director of the film is Andy Serkis and nothing is as yet known about the plot. Analysts have also failed to make accurate predictions. The film had earlier grossed 856 million. However, the new cast will feature Tom Hardy as Eddie Brooke, Venom, Michelle Williams as Anne Weying and others.
Minions: The Rise of Gru
This Minions sequel is set to hit theaters in July, 2021and is directed by Kyle Balda. Fans are looking forward to the exciting life 12-year-old Gru hoping to be the greatest supervillain.
Top Gun: Maverick
After a long gap, fans eagerly await the sequel for Top Gun. The latest installment titled, Top Gun: Maverick will star Tom Cruise as Lt. Pete “Maverick” Mitchell. On the other hand, Val Kilmer is set to appear as Admiral Tom ‘Iceman’ Kazansky. The film will be released on 2nd July, 2021.
Space Jam: A New Legacy
It is being called the most significant sequel in film history. The Loony Tunes movie will be released on July 16th, 2021. This time, instead of Michael Jordan, LeBron James is playing the lead role.
Mission Impossible 7
Hailed as the best action series of its time, the seventh installment will be released on November 19th, 2021. It will include Tom Cruise, Hayley Atwell, Vanessa Kirby and others.
The Matrix 4
The long-awaited sequel of Matrix is set to release this year. Lana Wachowski has directed the story which will be carried forward from 18 years ago. Keanu Reeves will be reprising his role as the beloved hero, Neo while, Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra will also make her Matrix debut with the latest installment.
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