Back in 2020, it was reported that filmmaker Rian Johnson is about for the sequel of the whodunnit drama, Knives Out. The movie was one of the most important hits of 2019 starring an ensemble led by Chris Evans, Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Michael Shannon. But, it seems not one however two sequels are in the works and the acquisition deal by Netflix is value $400 million.
According to a report in Deadline, Daniel Craig will return as Benoit Blanc in the sequels. The report said, “The deal will probably be value north of $400 million, making it one of the most important streamer film offers in historical past.” Rian Johnson has penned the sequels as nicely and is producing them with companion Ram Bergman.
The first half earned a number of accolades together with three Golden Globes nominations, Best Original Screenplay nod on the BAFTAs, the Critics’ Choice Awards, and the WGA Awards. They are additionally nominated for Best Original Screenplay at Oscars 2020.