Shane Black’s The Predator Just Reshot a Vast Majority of Its Third Act
Shane Black’s reboot of The Predator will be hitting theaters this September and as we told you a week ago, the trailer will premiere at Cinemacon this month. But what’s with all the reshoots?
Well, the film’s co-star Keegan-Michael Key recently talked with Cinema Blend and let lose the info that the 3/4 of the movie’s third act was reshot, saying specifically, “We just finished [reshoots] last week, and just about three-quarters of the third act was rewritten.”
The Predator stars Thomas Jane, Edward James Olmos, Sterling K. Brown, Trevante Rhodes, Boyd Holbrook, Jacob Tremblay, Olivia Munn, Alfie Allen, Yvonne Strahovski, Augusto Aguilera, and Keegan-Michael Key. Black is directing from a script by Fred Dekker. John Davis, Joel Silver, and Lawrence Gordon — who produced the original — are producing. The Predator comes out September 14, 2018.
The trailer is expected to hit CinemaCon in Las Vegas April 23-26 2018.
Predator (1987) synopsis:
Dutch (Arnold Schwarzenegger), a soldier of fortune, is hired by the U.S. government to secretly rescue a group of politicians trapped in Guatemala. But when Dutch and his team, which includes weapons expert Blain (Jesse Ventura) and CIA agent George (Carl Weathers), land in Central America, something is gravely wrong. After finding a string of dead bodies, the crew discovers they are being hunted by a brutal creature with superhuman strength and the ability to disappear into its surroundings.