M3GAN 2 is confirmed and already has a release date

M3GAN barely premiered and already has a confirmed continuation. The horror film hit theaters recently in the US and debuts in theaters in Brazil with a few weeks delay.

James Wan’s Atomic Monster and Jason Blum’s Blumhouse officially announced a sequel to M3GAN on Wednesday.

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Titled M3GAN 2.0, the script is being written by Akela Cooper, who wrote the original. There’s even a release date: January 17, 2025 (in the US).

Actresses Allison Williams and Violet McGraw, who starred in the first and their characters lived to tell the tale, are on board to return. Additionally, Williams, who served as executive producer on the original, will now serve as producer, reports the THR.

The production will be Blum, Wan and Williams. Michael Clear and Judson Scott of Wan’s Atomic Monster will executive produce, while Ryan Turek is executive producing on the Blumhouse side.

Mark Katchur and Adam Hendricks and Greg Gilreath of Divide/Conquer are also executive producers.

M3GAN grossed $30.4 million at the domestic box office in its opening weekend, shattering expectations. The tally so far stands at $91.9 million worldwide. The film’s budget is estimated at $12 million.

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“A robotics engineer working for a toy company builds a realistic doll that begins to take on a life of its own,” states the synopsis for M3GAN.

Led by Allison Williams (Get Out!), the cast of M3GAN also includes Ronny Chieng (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings), Brian Jordan Alvarez (Jane the Virgin) and Violet McGraw (The Haunting of Hill House), as well as of Amie Donald (Sweet Tooth) as the titular doll.

Housebound’s Gerard Johnstone is directing. Akela Cooper pens the script, which is based on a story by James Wan (The Conjuring, Aquaman).

M3GAN premieres in Brazilian theaters on January 19. See the trailer below:

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Guilherme Coral

Guilherme Coral

Refugee from a galaxy far, far away, I landed on this planet in sector 2814 by mistake. Thanks to my passion for films and series, I was taken to the Cinema and Audiovisual course and I am currently venturing into the Faculty of Journalism.

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