Status: Development As of December 1, 2015
Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. "We are quite early on in it," Walter F. Parkes said of the fourth film. There are discussions to reinvigorate the franchise by adding a female agent to the mix.
The original movies centered around Will Smith’s Agent J and his alien-hunting partner K (Tommy Lee Jones) as they tracked down aliens on Earth and tried to keep their existence hidden from civilian... more
In Movie Theaters U.S.To Be Announced (TBA)
Walter F. Parkes
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The original movies centered around Will Smith’s Agent J and his alien-hunting partner K (Tommy Lee Jones) as they tracked down aliens on Earth and tried to keep their existence hidden from civilians.
modified plot formulation from variety.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- It is unclear to what extent franchise star Will Smith is involved at this point (Hollywood Reporter, 5/3/2013). There are no deals for Josh Brolin or Emma Thompson to return.
- Sequel to the 2012 film.
- Will Smith is currently not attached to the project, but Walter F. Parkes hedged that the actor could be lured back, telling the BBC, “Never count Will out.” Producer Laurie MacDonald also promises that “there will be a prominent Woman in Black in the fourth [film] (Variety, 11/26/15).