Victoria Mahoney, the history-making Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker second unit director, has been tapped to direct the sequel to The Previous Guard, Netflix’s Charlize Theron motion franchise.
Gina Prince-Bythewood directed the primary movie, which tailored the comedian by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernández, however the filmmaker determined to not return as she focuses on different tasks. In a press release accompanying Netflix’s announcement, she stated she felt good leaving it in Mahoney’s fingers.
“I really like The Previous Guard and the story and characters I used to be honored to place into the world,” Prince-Bythewood stated in a press release. “It was thrilling to disrupt the style. I’ve determined to not direct the sequel, however will keep on as a producer. I go away our franchise in good fingers as my woman Vic Mahoney takes on this subsequent chapter.”
Theron together with castmembers KiKi Layne, Matthias Schoenaerts, Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Veronica Ngo and Chiwetel Ejiofor are anticipated to return for the brand new function, which is being written by Rucka and adapts the second story arc of his hit comedian.
“Genuinely blown backwards by the collective ranges of expertise, ability and savvy that went into carving The Previous Guard,” said Moahoney. “I have to’ve watched it over 100 occasions, and as such, can’t talk the true measure of my pleasure–being invited on The Previous Guard journey alongside ferocious badasses. Ever desperate to proceed pushing the style for action-loving audiences.”
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