The American producer Lionsgate announced that the sequence of Explosive Double arrives in American theaters in August 2020.
Starring the actors Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson the film was a box office hit with more than $ 170 million raised around the world.
The first film, with the original title of The Hitman’s Bodyguard , we accompany an elite bodyguard (Reynolds) who only works for the most select clients in the world, discovers that he will have a new client: a hit man (Jackson) who has resurfaced from the ashes, with whom he used to be strangled in the past.
Despite their mutual hatred, they will have 24 hours to travel from London to the Netherlands, while being chased by the agents of a dictator (Gary Oldman) from Eastern Europe. Hayek played the wife of the Samuel L. Jackson character and you can read our review of the film here.
With the provisional title of The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, the feature will follow Michael Bryce (Reynolds) who crosses paths again with the killer Kincaid (Jackson) and your wife Sonia (Hayek) andas they set out on a mission to save Europe from a new threat.
Antonio Banderas plays the new villain.
In the cast we still have Frank Grillo and Richard E. Grant.
Patrick Hughes returns to the direction with script Tom O’Connor.
The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard does not have a confirmed national title, but Paris Filmes has scheduled the film for September 3.