In fact, this assembly between icons Jackie Chan and Ralph Maccio would not be full with, you understand, an precise karate child for such sensible mentors to show. To handle this elephant within the room, each actors launched a video asserting the venture and hyping up the truth that a worldwide casting search is now getting off the bottom. Encouraging viewers to ship of their audition tapes, it certain looks like no stone might be left unturned within the seek for the brand new star of the film.
When it comes to expertise already connected to the manufacturing, the brand new movie might be directed by Jonathan Entwistle (“I am Not Okay with This,” “The Finish of the F***ing World”) and written by Rob Lieber (“Alexander and the Horrible, Horrible, No Good Very Unhealthy Day,” “Peter Rabbit”). Sony has even staked out a launch date, as properly, scheduling the at present untitled “Karate Child” film for a chief vacation opening on December 13, 2024. Based on THR, the studio is planning on commencing principal pictures someday within the spring of subsequent 12 months, that means we should not have to attend very lengthy earlier than we discover out which (presumably fresh-faced) actor will tackle the position of the brand new karate child alongside the 2 legends.
We’ll remember to preserve an in depth eye on this as updates are available.