February 25, 2024 10:23 am

Free Guy 2: Shawn Levy Explains Why a Sequel Isn't Happening Just Yet
Free Guy 2: Shawn Levy Explains Why a Sequel Isn't Happening Just Yet

Free Guy 2: Shawn Levy Explains Why a Sequel Isn’t Happening Just Yet

Free Guy 2 may be in the works, but Shawn Levy isn’t in a rush to get it released. Despite the critical and financial success of Free Guy, he has made it abundantly clear that he’s not interested in moving forward with a sequel if it doesn’t deserve to be greenlit. Free Guy is a science fiction comedy directed by Shawn Levy. In the film, the protagonist, Guy, lives in Free City, an open world video game where he is an NPC (Non-Playing Character). Free City is filled with nonstop action and adventure. As Guy begins to understand his own existence and purpose, he actively works to save Free City from destruction by the game’s owner, Antwan (Taika Waititi). Free Guy star Ryan Reynolds revealed shortly after the film’s premiere that Disney was interested in developing a sequel.

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​The director of Free Guy is convinced that a sequel should only be given the green light if it “matches or tops the first film”. Read More