Kevin Smith is finally going back to Quick Stop, as Lionsgate just picked up the long-running comedy sequel Clerks III. The news was officially announced by the studio on Monday and the film’s pre-production has begun in New Jersey. Shooting on the project will officially begin in August, and this should be especially good news for Smith as the indie filmmaking veteran spent many, many years trying to make a sequel.
as before clerks Movies, Kevin Smith Will write the screenplay and return to directing Clerk III. All the lead actors are on board to reprise their roles, including Jeff Anderson as Randall Graves, Brian O’Halloran as Dante Hicks, Jay Mewes as Jay and Kevin Smith as Silent Bob. Huh. Rosario Dawson surprised her too clerk 2 The role of Becky for the sequel. Knowing Smith, there are likely to be many, many surprising appearances from other ViewAskewniverse characters as well.
Inspired by Smith’s own real-life heart attack, Clerk III The sarcastic clerk follows Randall after suffering a massive heart attack that nearly takes his life. With a fresh perspective on life after his existence, Randall joins fellow clerks Dante, Elias, Jay and Silent Bob to make the film immortalizing his life at the convenience store that started it. It’s almost meta with the clerks making the movie about being a clerk in the movie, something that Smith did in real life early in his career.
In a statement, Smith said, “There is a Tao saying that ‘To be great is to move forward. To move forward is to go far. To go far is to go back.’ Thanks to Lionsgate, we’re back to where it started with almost the entire cast! And for the first time since we first made a film in 1993, we’re shooting the entire movie on location in New Jersey, As a tribute to both the enduring charm of cinema and the resourcefulness and craziness of its storytellers. Years ago, Dante and Randall made me a filmmaker—so it’s time to return the favor.”
Ada Cowan, Executive Vice President, Lionsgate Acquisition and Co-Production, said: “The clerks The movies are a favorite of the audience and many of Kevin’s movies, such as dogmahandjob red State, and Jay and Silent Bob Reboot There is a beloved part of our library that delights devoted fans of Kevin. We are thrilled to present the next chapter in the Clerks saga to film-goers around the world.”
Ada Cowan has acquired and will oversee the project Clerk III to Lionsgate after negotiating a deal for the studio with Grace Duplicia and Casey Holcomb. Destro and Jackie Eckhouse at Sloss Law negotiate the deal on behalf of Kevin Smith and the producers.
Lionsgate hasn’t set an official premiere date for this yet Clerk III, but production will officially start in August. Meanwhile, Smith’s next project is set to hit Netflix. an animated continuation of He-Man and the Masters of the UniverseSmith’s new series Masters of the Universe: Revelation Will debut on 23rd July. This news has come to us from Lionsgate.
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