Zack Snyder, co-writer and director of Netflix’s upcoming Army of the Dead prequel film, may need extra zombie-related content material up his sleeve, as solid member Nathalie Emmanuel has teased.
In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Emmanuel, who co-stars within the prequel, titled Army of Thieves, has hinted about returning as her character, Gwendoline Starr, within the not-so-distant future. “I’ve heard whispers about future issues,” she stated, “however I could not inform you something concrete about what is going on to occur, if something’s going to occur.” She added, previewing the movie’s onscreen dynamic, “I utterly agree that it could be actually enjoyable for [Gwen and Matthias Schweighöfer’s Ludwig Dieter] to reunite. Their chemistry was so nice, and I’d like to do it once more. So hopefully, we get to.”
Army of Thieves shifted the franchise’s focus to the exploits of Schweighöfer’s Ludwig Dieter, the German safecracker who would finally get tapped by Army of the Dead‘s elite crew for its fateful vault-breaking heist in a zombie-infested Las Vegas. Tellingly, the movie concluded with the characters Scott Ward (Dave Bautista) and Maria Cruz (Ana de la Reguera) exhibiting as much as make the provide job provide in query, thereby offering a seamless timeline transition from the later-set earlier entry.
However, it needs to be famous that Army of the Dead noticed Dieter die in a sacrificial explosion in the course of the heist, which provides an intriguing aspect to Emmanuel’s remark about returning to reignite the duo’s onscreen chemistry. Indeed, any potential follow-up look collectively in Snyder’s streaming Dead franchise must take form as a prequel to a prequel.
For now, there isn’t any information on what Snyder’s subsequent potential zombie venture may contain. Tellingly, the director has his palms full, notably with a brand new revamped Star Wars-type movie venture known as Rebel Moon. The movie formally started manufacturing in April, as confirmed by Snyder himself with a collection of behind-the-scenes pictures and a caption that learn merely: “It’s begun.”
Rebel Moon has been over a decade within the making now. Snyder originated the pitch as a Star Wars film 10 years in the past. Produced by Netflix, the movie is ready to happen in a colony on the fringe of the galaxy as it’s threatened by a warlord named Balisarius. In response, the individuals of the colony ship a younger girl to assemble warriors from close by planets to assist defend their land. Joining Snyder on the script are Army of the Dead co-writer Shay Hatten and 300 co-writer Kurt Johnstad. As far as his objectives for the movie go, Snyder stated “My hope is that this additionally turns into a large IP and a universe that may be constructed out.”
Snyder’s subsequent entry within the Army of the Dead franchise would be the anime prequel collection Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas, which was left with out a launch date after a current delay.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter