Blade movie production status is currently Pre-Production
July 19, 2021 • Key talent and film crew being hired; budgeting, preparing and planning of production schedule; approving final shooting script.
Plot: What's the story about?
A half-mortal, half-immortal is out to avenge his mother's death and rid the world of vampires.
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Who stars in Blade: Cast List
Mahershala Ali ... Eric Brooks / Blade
"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" , "Green Book"
Who's making Blade: Crew List
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Production: What we know about Blade?
- Mogul Mowgli director Bassam Tariq is in talks to helm the film (8/1/2021).
- Stacy Osei-Kuffour, a writer on HBO's acclaimed limited series Watchmen, will write the script and be the first Black female scribe to write a Marvel movie (2/5/2021).
- Producer and famed Marvel producer Kevin Feige was a co-producer on 2004's Blade: Trinity, which was released by New Line Cinema.
- Mahershala Ali is notable recent Oscar winner for 2016's Moonlight and 2018's Green Book.
- In three past movies, Wesley Snipes played the half-vampire superhero lead role, Blade. The films were 1998's Blade ($131 million in box office), 2002's Blade II ($155 million in box office), and 2004's Blade: Trinity ($128 million in box office).
- Based on the Marvel comic books. He first appeared in a 1973 comic book The Tomb of Dracula #10.
- July 2021: The film was in Pre-Production status.
- February 2021: The film was in Development status.
- July 2019: The film was in Development status.
Watchmen writer Stacy Osei-Kuffour has signed on to pen the script.
Blade Release Date: When is the film coming out?
Blade is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).