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Breaking news out of Cannes as Bloody Disgusting can report that Lionsgate and Twisted Photos will convey fans around the world a new stage of deviously treacherous traps, clever clues and suspense as they spouse with award-winning actor, director, and stand up comedian Chris Rock to spin-off and broaden the environment encompassing the hit billion dollar Observed franchise.
We have also figured out that the next Saw, pegged as a “re-imaging”, will be directed by none other than Darren Lynn Bousman, who helmed the first a few sequels next James Wan and Leigh Whannell‘s pop culture phenomenon.
As Bloody Disgusting completely advised you very last yr, the screenplay was created by Jigsaw writers Pete Goldfinger and Josh Stolberg, although we didn’t know it was – and I kid you not – centered on a tale conceived by Chris Rock!
“I’ve been a fan of Noticed since the to start with film in 2004,” reported Rock. “I am fired up by the opportunity to acquire this to a actually powerful and twisted new spot.”
We just can’t assist but question, will Rock also star?!
The upcoming Observed will be introduced on Oct 23, 2020.
“When Chris Rock came to us and described in chilling depth his great vision that reimagines and spins-off the entire world of the infamous Jigsaw Killer, we were all-in,” claimed Joe Drake, Chairman of Lionsgate’s Movement Picture Group. “Saw is just one of the greatest grossing horror franchises of all-time and it is a single of Lionsgate’s most prosperous film series. This approaching film will nonetheless be as mind-bending and extreme as all the prior Noticed movies. Chris conceived this concept and it will be absolutely reverential to the legacy of the substance even though reinvigorating the brand name with his wit, imaginative eyesight and enthusiasm for this common horror franchise.”
The film will be generated by longtime Saw producers Mark Burg and Oren Koules, and government made by Chris Rock, lengthy-time Observed govt producer Daniel Heffner and the primary creators of Noticed, James Wan and Leigh Whannell.
“Chris needs to put his own spin on the Noticed franchise in the way Eddie Murphy put a wholly fresh new point of view on buddy-cop movies with forty eight Several hours. This new Noticed is heading to be an party film in the generating for horror supporters. It will have all of the twists and turns and hardcore layers that our admirers expect directed by a person of the masters of the craft, Darren Lynn Bousman. We just can’t wait to get started out,” said Burg and Koules.
Look at for casting information as it will come in, which need to be quickly if they’re focusing on an Oct 2020 release.
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