Free Guy is Disney’s upcoming comedy-action movie starring Ryan Reynolds. The film belongs to 20th Century Studios, which makes it the official property of Disney. The movie is full of fantastic CGI, graphics, humor, and a ton of amazing actors. The movie was to come out on July 3, 2020.
Unfortunately, it got delayed to December this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Here is everything to know about Free Guy, including its release date after the delay, cast, plot, trailer, and other exciting updates.
When will release and where?
The film started shooting in May 2019 and was initially set to come out on July 3, 2020. But after the world got hit with COVID 19, Hollywood came to a halt, and the movie got postponed. It will now hit big screens on December 11, 2020. After the film’s delay and Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox’s rights, many believe that Free Guy might now release on Disney plus streaming service. But until now, the movie is sure to have a theatrical release until it gets postponed any further. Ryan Reynolds has taken a particular interest in the project. Ryan stated that he has never been so immersed in a project after Deadpool.
What is the cast of the film?
Shawn Levy is the director and producer of the film. The film’s main protagonist is called Guy and is played by Ryan Reynolds. Other cast members include Jodie Comer as Milly / Molotov Girl, Joe Keery as Keys, Lil Rel Howery as Buddy, Utkarsh Ambudkar as Mouser, Taika Waititi as Antoine, and Camille Kostek as Bombshell. Moreover, since the movie is about a video game and has gaming as its foremost background, it also includes some famous YouTube gamers and streamers. This includes Ninja, Pokimane, and LazarBeam as themselves. Alex Trebek, the host of the popular quiz show Jeopardy! Will also have a role in the movie as himself. We see a glimpse of Alex in the latest released trailer.
What is the plot, and what do fans know from the trailer?
The movies follow a bank teller whose life gets upside down when he realizes that he is an NPC (Non-Playable Character) in an open-world video game called ‘Free World.’ Guy decides to take control of his character and become a hero. This backfires, and the Guy must now save the game before it gets shut down.
20th Century Studios have released two trailers for the film yet. The trailer gives us more in-depth of the film and what we could expect to see. The movie will have a comical tone. Fans couldn’t help but notice subtly hidden easter eggs in the trailer. The easter eggs include crashing or lagging characters in the background of several scenes. Since the movie is set inside a video game, it has a beautiful nod to lags and bugs that is a frequent thing in video games. Fans have thus praised the makers for their work on fine details such as this.
The movie will come out in December, till then the fans could enjoy other works of the director Shawn Levy like the Night in the Museum series. Also, stay connected to remain updated with all the trending and exciting news of the entertainment industry.