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Godzilla vs. Kong Sequel Revealed With Dan Stevens in Lead Role, Adam Wingard Returns to Direct

After the success of Godzilla vs. Kong last year, both in theaters and on HBO Max, Legendary is moving the MonsterVerse forward with a direct sequel to the film. Adam Wingard, who brought Godzilla vs. Kong to life, is back to helm the follow-up, and we now know who will be leading the charge in front of the camera. Wingard is set to reunite with the star of his acclaimed film The Guest, Dan Stevens.
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Godzilla vs. Kong 2 to star Dan Stevens, will be directed by Adam Wingard

Dan Stevens will star in the next MonsterVerse film from Legendary, EW has confirmed, a follow-up to 2021's Godzilla vs. Kong. The movie will be directed by Godzilla vs. Kong filmmaker Adam Wingard. The new MonsterVerse project will start production in Australia this summer. Stevens and Wingard previously worked together...
Picture for Godzilla vs. Kong 2 to star Dan Stevens, will be directed by Adam Wingard

Dan Stevens reuniting with Adam Wingard for Godzilla vs. Kong 2

Dan Stevens has nabbed the first major role in Godzilla vs. Kong 2. The sequel, which is set to be the next installment in Legendary's ever-expanding Monsterverse film franchise, will subsequently see him reunite with its predecessor's director Adam Wingard, who he previously worked with on action-thriller The Guest. Production is slated to begin this summer in Australia.

‘Godzilla vs. Kong 2’: Dan Stevens Reunites With ‘The Guest’ Director Adam Wingard On Legendary Sequel

Click here to read the full article. EXCLUSIVE: Marking the first major role to be cast in the upcoming sequel, Dan Stevens is set to lead the next installment of Legendary’s Monsterverse film franchise, a follow-up to last year’s Godzilla vs. Kong. Adam Wingard, who helmed the first film, is returning to direct, with production is slated to begin this summer in Australia. Per usual, plot details are being kept under wraps, other than following the film’s larger-than-life monsters and then preparing for their next battle against each other. Godzilla vs. Kong helped get audiences back in theaters as it became...

Dan Stevens Joins ‘Godzilla vs. Kong 2,’ Reuniting With Director Adam Wingard

Dan Stevens is set to star in the follow-up to 2021's Godzilla vs. Kong, reuniting with director Adam Wingard, Deadline has reported exclusively. This is the first casting announcement for the film, which is set to start production this summer in Australia. Stevens and Wingard first worked together on the critically acclaimed film The Guest, and Wingard's work on Godzilla vs. Kong was generally well-regarded, so the next MonsterVerse film is in good hands.

Godzilla Vs Kong 2 reunites The Guest’s Dan Stevens and Adam Wingard

The MonsterVerse is bringing together the filmmakers from one of the best thriller movies of the last decade. Dan Stevens has reportedly been cast in Godzilla Vs Kong 2, and he’ll be working under the direction of Adam Wingard, who led the previous monster movie. Deadline broke the news,...

Adam Wingard Will Force Dan Stevens To Fight In ‘Godzilla vs. Kong 2’

After the absolute joy that was The Guest, Dan Stevens is finally reteaming with director Adam Wingard. The Godzilla vs. Kong director has brought the Downton alum on board for the monster-smashing sequel for Legendary’s awkwardly named “MonsterVerse.” It’s monsters, it’s a universe, it’s a portmanteau. They really need to workshop that. Details on the project as sparse, and Stevens is the first to be cast, but filming is already slated for this summer in Australia.

‘The Guest’: Director Adam Wingard Interested In Making A Sequel Film Or Series With Dan Stevens

Director Adam Wingard (“Godzilla vs Kong“) and writer Simon Barrett’s “The Guest” starring Dan Stevens is easily one of the better modern attempts to recreate the tone of a 1980s action sci-fi hybrid film. “The Guest” certainly has DNA from filmmakers like John Carpenter, James Cameron, Paul Verhoeven, and Chuck Russell (“The Blob,” “Dream Warriors“) all mixed in to create something that harkens back to an era when major studios backed high concept R-rated genre projects.

Adam Wingard: April Fools’ Day Prank Could Lead to The Guest 2

A recent April Fools’ Day prank may potentially lead to a long-awaited sequel to the 2014 thriller The Guest. During April Fools’ Day in 2022, director Adam Wingard — who helmed the 2014 thriller before moving on to bigger franchises, including directing last year’s Godzilla vs. Kong — released a soundtrack to The Guest II, a film that doesn’t exist. However, due to the original The Guest‘s cult classic status, as well as the love of the original soundtrack, the April Fools’ Day prank was received incredibly well, and even potentially opened the door to a new film being made.