Magic Mike has been a huge success over the years, producing several sequels and spin-offs. Here’s everything we know about the upcoming movie.
The magic Mike franchise started in 2012 when magic Mike was released, it took the world by storm and became a whole empire of stage shows and sequels and even a stage musical. The first film grossed over $167 million against a $7 million budget. The screenplay is partly inspired by Channing Tatum’s past as a stripper in Florida at a young age. The film follows Adam, who is 19 years old (Alex Pettyfer) as he starts out in a male strip club and is run by Mike Lange (Channing Tatum).
After the huge success of the first film, a sequel was released in 2015, which was also wildly popular. The story follows a retired Mike Lange (Channing Tatum) who is convinced to rejoin the comic book world, once again appealing to the masses with the antics of the Tampa strip club. The success continued and a third installment in the series, Magic Mike’s Last Dance has been announced – here’s everything we know so far.
Story: what is it about?
Not much is known at the moment about the plot details of the new addition to the franchise, although the title suggests it may be the final installment, so we can see some of the characters’ stories wrapped up so they can have a satisfying ending to their game. create storylines. † Tatum has stated that dancing will be a big focus for this film, with more of a focus on fun than on a complicated storyline. There is also speculation that Mike Lange may be in a relationship in this addition, so it will be interesting to see how this develops his character.
It’s also possible that part of Tatum’s own life could inspire the film, as he has previously served as a producer as the films are loosely based on his own life and experience as a young stripper. There could be more aspects of his own life that will come into play in the new movie, and we’re excited to see how it could develop.
Cast: who will be in it?
It has already been confirmed that Channing Tatum will return as the titular character, similar to the previous entries in the franchise. Tatum initially shared an Instagram post in November confirming that his character would be returning to the franchise. Tatum expressed his excitement at reprising his role and assured fans they would not be disappointed. The script Tatum shared stated that the film would be written by Reid Carolin and directed by Steven Soderbergh.
At this point, the rest of the cast members are unknown, but faces that may return from previous franchises include Matthew McConaughay (Dallas), Joe Manganiello (Richie), and Matt Bomer (Ken). Jada Pinkett Smith, Donald Glover, Andie MacDowell, and Elizabeth Banks also starred in the second film, so we’re hoping to see some of these characters make appearances. There have also been rumors that Thandiwe Newton would be joining the cast, which could give new direction to the film.
Expected release date
As news of the script has only just been released, release dates have not been specified and the film is in pre-production. The release date probably won’t be confirmed for quite some time. One difference from the previous entries in the latter is that this addition will not have a cinematic release and will be the first entry to be released through streaming platforms. In the US, the film will be streamed via HBO Max, although worldwide releases have not yet been clarified. This will be an interesting change for the franchise that we are looking forward to.
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