John Krasinski became the unlikely darling of the horror scene following the release of A Quiet Place, which he co-wrote, directed, and starred in. And while we’ve known for months that he’s been toiling away on a screenplay for A Quiet Place 2, we weren’t sure if he’d be returning to the director’s chair—until today!
Deadline got the word that Krasinski is officially on board to direct A Quiet Place 2.
Sources says [sic] John Krasinski is back to direct Quiet Place 2. He was already on board to write the sequel, and he posted on Instagram today an indication of his return. Production we hear begins in July on the Brad Fuller and Andrew Form produced film.Deadline
You can check out the Instagram post below; notice it also announces a release date for A Quiet Place 2: May 15th, 2020! We might just have a summer blockbuster on our hands.
Obviously, we’ll keep you posted as details emerge; stay tuned!
If you missed A Quiet Place in 2018, check out the synopsis and trailer below.
In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.