a sequel to Cruella officially working. Just a week after Disney Villain Origins Story premiered in theaters in the United States, it has been announced that initial development has already begun on part two. director Craig Gillespie and screenwriter Tony McNamara are expected to return to direct and write the screenplay, respectively. It is unclear whether Stone is also expected to return to reprise his acclaimed role as the titular villain, although that is more likely than not.
“We are very happy Cruella“The box office success combined with its strong Disney+ Premiere Access performance to date,” a Disney spokesperson said in a statement, according to THR. “The film has been incredibly well received by audiences around the world, with an audience score of 97%. In every demographic on CinemaScore except for A’s on Rotten Tomatoes, it was ranked among the most popular of our live-action reimaginings on Opening Weekend. Ranked 1 in 1. We look forward to a long run as audiences continue to enjoy this wonderful film.”
Cruella Premiered on May 28, also becoming available to stream on Disney+ with Premiere Access for an additional $30. Apart from receiving mostly positive reviews, the film is doing well at the box office with ticket sales of $48.5 million so far. Because Other Disney Loves Live-Action Reimaginings aladdin and The Lion King There are sequels in the works, it’s no shock to see the story Cruella Looking at the response received from its premiere, it continues.
Tony McNamara wrote the script for Cruella Based on the story by Aline Brosh McKenna, Kelly Marcel and Steve Zissis, with Dana Fox. Along with Stone, the cast included Joel Fry, Paul Walter Hauser, Emily Beacham, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Mark Strong, John McCurry and Kevan Novak. Emma Thompson also starred alongside Stone as Baroness von Hellmann, Cruella’s biological mother, boss, and rival.
before the news Cruella 2 Entering development, both Stone and Thompson suggested that they would be on board for a sequel. Thompson, who is also a screenwriter, was asked about the possibility of Cruella Getting a sequel recently in talks with Rotten Tomatoes. For his part, Thompson says he set out to write the script, which may be Godfather II style, with its story set in two different time periods.
Thompson said, “I’m writing the letter now. Really, does anyone have any papers? ‘Dear Mr. Disney…’ Oh, is he still around? I don’t even know.” “‘Please, can we do exactly what was just suggested in this interview?’ I am sending.”
Asked if she would be on board to appear in a sequel written by Thompson, Stone said: “Oh my god, I mean, come on. If Emma Thompson wrote anything…”
No release date has been set for Cruella 2 And it’s also unclear when filming is expected to begin. In the meantime, Cruella Can be seen in theaters and on Disney+ with Premiere Access. Hopefully, Stone will be able to return for the sequel, as many fans have praised the actress for her performance in the days since the premiere. More information should come soon now that the Dalmatian appears to be out of the bag. This news comes to us from The Hollywood Reporter.