The Meg 2: The Trench is an upcoming American science fiction action film directed by Ben Wheatley and written by Jon and Erich Hoeber. The film is the sequel to the 2018 film The Meg and is based on the novel series of the same name by Steve Alten. The Meg 2: The Trench will follow the story of marine biologist Dr. Jonas Taylor, who is once again called upon to face the prehistoric shark Megalodon, this time in the unexplored depths of the Marianas Trench.
In this article, we will cover all the latest updates on The Meg 2, including its release date, cast, and filming details.
Warner Bros. confirmed the release date of The Meg 2: The Trench in the United States as August 4, 2023.
‘The Meg 2: The Trench’: Cast
Jason Statham will reprise his role as Dr. Jonas Taylor, the protagonist of the film. In addition to Statham, the film will also feature a new cast, including Masi Oka, who will play the role of marine biology expert Dr. Minway Zhang, and Ronny Chieng, who will play the role of billionaire tech entrepreneur William Xia.
The Meg 2: The Trench began production in January 2022 in Australia. The film is being produced by Warner Bros. Pictures, Gravity Pictures, and Flagship Entertainment. COVID-19 concerns temporarily halted the film’s production in March 2022, but it shortly resumed after. The filming crew is expected to wrap up The Meg 2 in June 2022.
Director Ben Wheatley has promised that the sequel will be bigger and better than the original film. He has also stated that the film will explore the uncharted depths of the ocean. Making it a unique experience for the audience. The film’s plot is being kept under wraps. Fans can expect to see more of the Megalodon and witness the return of Dr. Jonas Taylor in action.
‘The Meg 2: The Trench’: Trailer
Sum It Up!
The Meg 2: The Trench is one of the most anticipated films of 2023. The film promises to be bigger and better than the original, with a new cast and storyline. With Jason Statham reprising his role as Dr. Jonas Taylo. Fans can expect to see more of the intense action and thrilling shark encounters. The release of the film is just a few months away. Fans are eagerly waiting to witness the uncharted depths of the Marianas Trench and the return of the Megalodon.