A Simple Favour 2 is finally officially taking place with well-known and one of the most popular stars Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively returning to the big screen. Based on the year 2017 novel of the same name by Darcey Bell and broadcasted in the year 2018.
Anna Kendrick And Blake Lively Returns
A Simple Favor comes after the Pitch Perfect actor as Stephanie Smothers. Stephanie Smothers is a single widowed mother and a vlogger of a small town who befriends a quite upper-class woman, Emily Nelson (this role is played by actress Blake Lively).
When Emily instantaneously goes misplaced, Stephanie takes it upon herself to reveal the truth behind her vanishing. Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively will be leading the cast of A Simple Favor together with Henry Golding, Rupert Friend, Andrew Rannells, Linda Cardellini, and Jean Smart in supporting roles.
Paul Feig is the director of the thriller based on a script that is written by Jessica Sharzer (An American Horror Story).
A Simple Favour was a solid censorious and commercial success for Lionsgate, almost reaching the mark of $100 million on a trifling budget of $20 million and bragging a powerful 84% result on the Tomatometer. Taking into consideration the open-ended nature of movies, audiences have always thought about a potential coming part.
As reported by Deadline, now, A Simple Favor 2 is properly a go. For the project, Lionsgate is coming up with Amazon Studios and getting much more of the initial cast back altogether.
Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick have agreed to redo their roles in the coming part of the movie, while Feig will be coming back to direct with Sharzer once again writing down the script of the movie.
While the news of the second part of the movie seems to have been brought out of no place, Feig has been teasing the probability of an A Simple Favor sequel on Twitter for many years.
Though no information on the plot has been given out yet, Feige disclosed as early as the year 2020 that he has “a great idea” for the second part of A Simple Favor and would “be happy to do it for whatever studio or streamer would want it.”
While the year 2018 movie was taken out from a novel, there are presently no more installments in the series of books by Bell, meaning Sharzer and Feig would not have any source matter to work with this time around and will be left to their own gadgets as they try to get back the sorcery of the first movie.
A Simple Favor was one of the most enjoyable surprises of the year 2018, as it instantly gained positive reactions and praise from detractors for its story twist, black comedy, performances, and Hitchcockian matters.
In spite of a powerful box office haul, the film didn’t really break out until it came up on streaming services such as Hulu and Amazon Prime the next following year. Thus, taking into consideration the streamer comment of Feig and the thing that Amazon Studios is co-producing, A Simple Favor 2 would very well be organized as an exclusive of Amazon Prime.