Venom is returning to cinemas. The Spider-Man spin-off, Venom performed remarkably well in the box-office and received great responses from the audience but, if you think that’s it for the symbiote, then you are in for a real shock as Tom Hardy starrer has reportedly been given the green light for a sequel. According to a report from Entertainment Weekly, Sony has already started working on Venom 2, although Sony is yet to make any official announcements regarding Venom 2.
Venom 2 update: What We Know
Many are not that shocked by the news, as the guesswork was already made when it was revealed that Sony has already booked 2nd October 2020, for an unrevealed Marvel movie and given by the success of Venom, it is most likely for the film to get a sequel of its own.
According to reports, Venom already made $850 million+ at the box office and took down some of the most anticipated titles of the previous year including Deadpool 2. Even Tom hardy spilled the beans during an interview with Total Film. He said that they have signed for three movies, so a trilogy is highly possible, or Sony might also arrange some spin-offs as well. Whatever the case might be, we will see venom for a while more.
Venom 2 Cast: Who Is Returning?
For now, is it speculated that Kelly Marcel, the co-writer will be back for the screenplay of the upcoming movie and along with Kelly, the story writers are also expected to return. The main cast including Tom Hardy will be returning as well, however, according to the latest reports, Ruben Fleischer won’t be directing Venom 2 as he is busy with Zombieland Too.
Updated on 19 May 2019:
While there are a lot of theories spreading on the internet, we are here to provide the most relevant news about the film, although it is best to our knowledge. It is very much expected that the sequel will bring in Cletus Kasady, who is better-known Carnage, to the game. He might be playing the bad guy in the next film of the series.
Another news that has been reported repeatedly is that Venom 2 would not be Rated-R. I do not know if we need to take it as a loss, as we might not see enough of the violence for which the series has got fame. Although I do not doubt Carnage, who has the potential to create even more creepy moments than the first film, the character will be played by Woody Harrelson.
Update April 2020
As of April 2020, many sources mentioned that Venom 2 had completed its filming. What’s more, is the film has another executive director, and that is Andy Serkis. Venom 2 will be released on 2nd October 2020 according to rumors, although it, as of now, has postponed due to COVID-19. On Reddit, there featured a trailer leak that was supposed to be originally released with the film announcement. The trailer’s portrayal incorporates the presentation of Carnage, a hereditarily designed symbiote. Likewise, Woody Harrelson is to play Carnage in the up and coming film. The official trailer of the film is to drop soon. Tom Holland may have an appearance in the up and coming trailer, and he will go toe to toe with Carnage even though there’s no affirmation about it.
Tom Hardy and Michelle Williams are returning for the spin-off. In addition, Naomie Harris may likewise join the give a role as the scalawag, Shriek. In any case, we don’t know as there’s no affirmation. Stephen Graham is additionally affirmed to join the cast. In spite of the fact that we’re not mindful of what job he will play. There’s additionally a chance of other Spiderman miscreants like Morbius, Silk, and so on to turn up in the continuation as indicated by theories.