The King’s Man has been delayed once again by Disney, and a new release date has been provided during Investor Day 2020. It is an upcoming period spy action-comedy movie.
Like several other projects, the multi-starrer movie has been facing a release date issue. Now the makers of the film have changed the premiere date again, postponing it for the sixth time.
The recently held Disney Investor Day 2020 provided some updates on several projects of the company.
Among them was this series, which has been waited for a long time by franchise fans. The movie has been pushed since the year 2019 due to some or the other problems. Now Disney has set the release date to March 12, 2021.
The movie was initially set to release on November 15, 2019, but was later pushed to February 14, 2020. Then the movie was scheduled to hit the theatres on September 18, 2020.
However, it was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic to February 26, 2021. Disney then upped the date for its spy action venture of 20th Century Studios by two weeks to February 12.
The King’s Man Release Date Shifted Back A Month
And now, it is set to arrive in the month of March. Even with such big issues, the company is keen on premiering the movie on the big screen as it has a really good fan base.
The movie is well directed by Matthew Vaughn, who has also helmed the previous two movies. He wrote the screenplay along with Karl Gajdusek. It is based on the comic book series named Kingsman, created by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons.
The film takes place decades before the first two installments in the franchise, named, Kingsman: The Secret Service and Kingsman: The Golden Circle.
David Reid, Matthew Vaugh, and Adam Bohling are bankrolling the project. The production companies involved are Marv Studios, 20th Century Studios, and Cloudy Productions.
It will be distributed in the global market by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. The King’s Man cast has Gemma Arterton as Polly, Ralph Fiennes as the Duke of Oxford, Matthew Goode as Captain Morton / The Shepherd, Rhys Ifans as Grigori Rasputin, Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Lee Unwin.
It includes Tom Hollander in a triple role, with Harris Dickinson, Djimon Hounsou, Daniel Brühl, and Charles Dance in crucial roles. Neil Jackson, Stanley Tucci, Joel Basman, Alison Steadman, Robert Aramayo, and Alexandra Maria Lara will also be seen.