Code 8, which lit up Netflix in 2020 after being licensed to Netflix is coming again for a sequel and higher but, Netflix is getting it completely.
Titled Code 8: Half II, the sequel will see the return of Robbie Amell (Add) and Stephen Amell (Arrow) returning for his or her roles as Connor Reed and Garret respectively. Whether or not Sung Kang (Quick and Livid), Jai Jai Jones as Travis, or Karie Matchett as Mary Reed will return has but to be introduced.
The sequel was introduced on the Banff World Media Pageant and marks the primary Canadian-English language characteristic acquisition.
The film started its life as a brief movie again in 2016 (effectively value watching for those who haven’t already) earlier than being tailored right into a characteristic movie launched in 2019 by Vertical Leisure.
The primary film then made its Netflix SVOD debut on April 11th, 2020 final yr.
The film did very effectively on the top 10s for a couple of weeks with it rating within the US high 10 film record for 16 days whereas it featured within the UK high 10 film record for simply shy of two weeks.
Code Eight half 1 stays on Netflix proper now for those who fancy leaping in. It’s obtainable on a myriad of Netflix regions all over the world together with Netflix UK and Australia however notably, Canada doesn’t have entry to the movie.
What to anticipate from Code 8: Half 2
In a synopsis supplied to What’s on Netflix, the plotline of what we will count on in season 2 is as follows:
“After witnessing the homicide of her brother and subsequent cowl up, a teenage woman with irregular skills seeks the assistance of an ex-con (Robbie Amell) and his former partner-in-crime (Stephen Amell). Collectively, they face a unit of corrupt law enforcement officials who deploy superior robotic expertise to stop themselves from being uncovered.”
Filming is anticipating to start in Canada later this yr and the sequel will likely be obtainable globally.
Chris Paré and Jeff Chan, Sherren Lee and Jesse LaVercombe are on board for the sequel within the author’s room. Jeff Chan, who directed the unique film, is about to direct the sequel too.
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