Filming for a new Netflix film should begin as early as April 2020, rebel ridge. Since then, production has been delayed. According to Deadline, the film is back on track to get cameras rolling from April 25th.
Not much is known about the film yet. What we do know is that it’s an upcoming thriller that will explore systemic American injustices through action sequences, suspense and dark humor. The film was written and directed by Jeremy Saulnier.
Filming was initially postponed due to the pandemic. But a few months later, a more important reason surfaced, calling the production into question. war of stars Actor John Boyega was set to direct the film.
Is John Boyega still in Rebel Ridge on Netflix?
John Boyega is no longer there rebel ridge. Back in June 2020, the actor said he left the project for “family reasons.” Due to this challenge and the pandemic, filming has been on pause for 11 months. It was later reported that the actor allegedly left the project due to dissatisfaction with the script and its accommodations. But he has denied these allegations.
According to Deadline, actor Aaron Pierre has taken on the role instead. He is known for films like The subway, as well as the coming one The Lion King Consequence.
Most of the original cast originally slated for the film will be back. According to Deadline, these include AnnaSophia Robb, Emory Cohen, Don Johnson, Zsane Jhe and James Cromwell. The outlet also reports that David Denman will rejoin the film.
When it comes to making films, especially big budget ones, there are a lot of logistics and components to work through. rebel ridge not only had to face the challenges of the pandemic, but also lost his leading man. No wonder it took so long for filming to resume. Hopefully the rest of this film’s production journey goes smoothly!
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