Now You See Me is considered one of the best thriller movies made in recent times. It stars an ensemble cast consisting of Mark Ruffalo, Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Michael Caine, and Morgan Freeman. The first movie garnered a whopping amount of over $350 million and took no time to become an instant hit. It was further followed by a sequel which also performed very well at the box office and thus raised hype among the audience regarding the third part. Recently it was revealed by Jesse Eisenberg that the fans will get the third part very soon.
Also Read: Coolest Heist Movies Of All Time, Ranked
Jesse Eisenberg breaks silence on Now You See Me 3
Recently appearing at the Sarajevo Film Festival, The Social Network actor revealed that the third part of Now You See Me will receive a third installment soon. According to the Lex Luthor actor, it is a very beloved franchise to the audience and thus the makers are trying to bring the upcoming part soon.
“They’ve been trying,” Eisenberg said. “but I think it will happen sooner rather than later. It’s such a beloved franchise. I only know this because I’m in it, but you feel it. I don’t know why that is, because my finger’s not really on the pulse of culture, but I feel, as a person involved with it, that it’s something that people really love, and I know that the people who produced the movie feel that too.”
Also Read: Mystery Thrillers That’ll Keep You Guessing
Even though the update of the third part of the widely popular heist franchise was meant to drop earlier but a series of production delays followed by the pandemic outbreak is the cause of such a late release.
The Third part will be more different
Based on your interests: ‘I’m having a wild time’: Benedict Cumberbatch Teases Exciting MCU Future After Doctor Strange 2
According to some sources, Now You See Me 3 is going to be a very different movie from its past two predecessors. The first movie featured an FBI agent and an Interpol detective joining hands to bring in a group of magicians who carry out robberies during their performances. While the second movie focused on a heist of a data chip.
There are also rumors that alongside the main cast, Doctor Strange fame Benedict Cumberbatch will also star in the movie. Any official update on the third part is yet to be released by the studio.
Now You See Me 1 and 2 can be streamed on Peacock.
Read More: Best Heist Movies Of 21st Century, Ranked