Netflix have given us our first look at the sequel to 2019’s Knives Out starring Daniel Craig. “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery” which will release on Netflix December 23rd, as well as released in select theaters on a to be announced date. A new clip was released as part of Netflix TUDUM online fan event, introduced by director Rian Johnson – check it out below:
“Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery” is set to see Craig return as Benoit Blanc, a brilliant Southern private detective. The new film is set to follow Blanc as he investigates a completely separate mystery from the original film, this one set in Greece. Rian Johnson returns as director and writer with all star cast to match the original ensemble with Edward Norton, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr., Kathryn Hahn, Jessica Henwick, Madelyn Cline, Kate Hudson, Dave Bautista and Ethan Hawke.
The global Netflix release will follow the film’s premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. In addition, the streamer confirmed that the Rian Johnson-directed picture will receive an awards qualifying theatrical run in select theaters, but did not give a date or clarify how large it would be.
‘Knives Out’ sequel first look and release date