The Monster Hunter film is steadily transferring alongside, as producers Constantin Film and Impact Pictures–the crew behind the Resident Evil film franchise–locked down a 2020 release date earlier this yr. Lead actress Milla Jovovich (Reisdent Evil collection, Hellboy) spoke in regards to the upcoming fantasy motion flick at this yr’s Cannes Film Festival.
In a brief interview, Variety requested Jovovich what followers ought to stay up for subsequent. Jovovich instantly quipped again with “Oh, Monster Hunter 2020!” She then descibes the film as “incredible” earlier than giving some fast context. She says that coaching for the film is difficult however it makes her “mentally more able to deal with the overwhelming experiences that we all go through in our lives.” You can take a look at her ideas on the film beneath.
The Monster Hunter film stars Tony Jaa (Furious 7, XXX: Return of Xander Cage), Clifford “T.I.” Joseph Harris Jr. (Ant-Man, Entourage), Ron Perlman (Hellboy, Pacific Rim), Diego Boneta (Before I Fall, Rock of Ages), Meagon Good (Don Jon, Shazam!), Josh Helman (Jack Reacher, X-Men: Days of Future Past), and Jin “MC Jin” Au-Yeung (2 Fast 2 Furious, The Man with the Iron Fists).
We obtained some details about the movie’s plot final yr. Jovovich performs Artemis, the chief of a United Nations army crew who will get sucked into a distinct universe that includes monsters. Jovovich’s character will crew up with the Hunter, performed by Tony Jaa, and the 2 should work collectively to shut an open portal to forestall the monsters from invading Earth. In a statement to Variety, Capcom mentioned, “Along the way, viewers will make new discoveries and encounter familiar faces and beloved characters from the games like the Admiral” (performed by Ron Perlman).
Monster Hunter is ready to launch on September 4, 2020.