From director Johannes Roberts (47 Meters Down, The Strangers: Prey at Evening), Sony’s Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis guarantees to convey the franchise again to its horror roots, headed to theaters on November 24. The film is alleged to kick off “a brand new universe impressed by storylines and characters from Capcom’s traditional Resident Evil video games.”
A brand new piece of poster artwork was shared by actor Chad Rook over on Twitter at the moment, and whereas it’s arduous to inform if it’s an official poster, it’s too cool to not share. Rook is taking part in Richard Aiken within the new film, a personality who appeared within the unique Resident Evil online game.
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Right here’s the complete official synopsis for the brand new film…
“Returning to the terrifying roots of the massively standard franchise, fan and filmmaker Johannes Roberts brings the video games of the billion greenback franchise and probably the most profitable online game adaptation in historical past to life for an entire new era of followers.”
“As soon as the booming residence of pharmaceutical large Umbrella Company, Raccoon Metropolis is now a dying Midwestern city. The corporate’s exodus left the town a wasteland…with nice evil brewing under the floor. When that evil is unleashed, the townspeople are endlessly…modified…and a small group of survivors should work collectively to uncover the reality behind Umbrella and make it via the evening.”
The solid consists of Kaya Scodelario (Crawl) as Claire Redfield alongside Hannah John-Kamen (Ant-Man and the Wasp) as Jill Valentine, Robbie Amell (Add) as Chris Redfield, Tom Hopper (The Umbrella Academy) as Albert Wesker, Avan Jogia (Zombieland: Double Faucet) as Leon S. Kennedy, and Neal McDonough (Yellowstone) as William Birkin.
Moreover, Donal Logue (Silent Evening, “Gotham”) is taking part in Chief Irons within the “origin story adaptation” of the video games that’s set in Raccoon Metropolis in 1998.