Enable Javscript for better performance
Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively to reunite for A Simple Favor sequel- Cinema express

Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively to reunite for A Simple Favor sequel 

Paul Feig, the director of the original film, will also return to helm the sequel

   |   
Published: 12th May 2022
Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively from A Simple Favor

Actors Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively and director Paul Feig will return to make a sequel to their 2018 black comedy film A Simple Favor.

A Simple Favor, based on a 2017 novel of the same name by Darcey Bell, followed Stephanie (Kendrick), a small-town vlogger who tries to solve the disappearance of her mysterious and elegant friend Emily (Lively).

The film garnered critical commercial success, earning more than USD 97 million worldwide.

Fieg will helm the sequel which has a script written by Jessica Sharzer. Kendrick and Lively will reprise their roles from the first movie.

Lionsgate and Amazon Studios are collaborating for the sequel. Feig will also produce the project through his banner Feigco Entertainment along with Laura Fischer.

Meanwhile, Lively is all set to make her feature directorial debut with Seconds, an adaptation of the graphic novel by Bryan Lee O'Malley.

Kendrick, on the other hand, was most recently seen in the Netflix drama Stowaway and also starred in the first season of HBO Max's Love Life. She will be seen next in the thriller film Alice, Darling.

Related Articles

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

Poll
Baba

As superstar's Baba is gearing up for a re release, what other Rajini film would you like to see on the big screen again?

Result
Muthu
Padayappa
Arunachalam
Annamalai
Thalapathi
Trending