• Netflix Acquires Two 'Knives Out' Sequels for Over $400 Million USD

    22 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Netflix has officially finalized a deal to purchase the rights for two Knives Out sequels worth $450 million USD. Variety confirms that the film is set to reunite director Rian Johnson with action star Daniel Craig , who will be reprising the role as detective Benoit Blanc. The first film went on to earn $311.4 million USD on a $40 million USD budget, causing Johnson's ode to the Agatha Christie novels to create a heavy bidding war between streaming giants like Netflix, Amazon and Apple. Craig's schedule suddenly opened up after Danny Boyle's departure as director of the 25th Bond...
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