X-Men Franchise Product Joins Venom 2 Team
The Hollywood Reporter reveals that X-Men franchise producer Hutch Parker has joined Sony Pictures' Venom 2 creative team. He will produce alongside Amy Pascal, Matt Tolmach and Avi Arad in sequence.
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Parker jumped to the 2013 X-Men franchise with The Wolverine and had a hand on set producing X-Men: Days of the Forgotten Future, X-Men: Apocalypse, Logan, Dark Phoenix, and a reboot of the Fantastic Four, and even the draw. New mutants.
Andy Serkis will direct Venom 2, marking his first foray into a comic book after appearing in two Marvel Studios films. Venom 2 will be Serkis' third feature film as a director after Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle, released on Netflix last year.
Tom Hardy will reprise his role as Eddie Brock in the film alongside Michelle Williams as Anne Weying. Woody Harrelson will also appear as Cletus Kasady, aka Carnage, a confrontation set in a post-credit scene in the first film.
Venom racked up a whopping $ 855 million worldwide during its box office, despite negative reviews and fan response (form your own opinion by taking the movie here)
Venom 2 is scheduled for October 2, 2020.