Josh Brolin Joins the Cast of "Knives Out 3" with Daniel Craig

Josh Brolin Joins the Cast of "Knives Out 3" with Daniel Craig
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Thanos Actor to Star in Rian Johnson's Latest Mystery Thriller

Benoit Blanc is about to tackle one of his toughest cases yet. Josh Brolin, known for his portrayal of Thanos in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has joined the cast of "Knives Out 3: Wake Up, Dead Man." While details about Brolin's role are being kept under wraps, speculation is rife whether he'll play a murderer, a witness, or a victim. The movie's ensemble cast also includes confirmed stars Kerry Washington, Josh O'Connor, Cailee Spaeny, Glenn Close, Andrew Scott, Jeremy Renner, and Mila Kunis, all led by Daniel Craig.

Filming Begins Soon in the UK

Director, writer, and producer Rian Johnson is set to begin filming the third installment of the "Knives Out" series in the UK. "I love everything about detective stories, but what excites me most is how flexible the genre is. From John Carr to Agatha Christie, there's a wide tonal spectrum, and navigating that range makes creating stories about Benoit Blanc incredibly thrilling," Johnson shared in a recent social media post.

Josh Brolin's Recent Work

Josh Brolin's recent film projects include "Dune: Part Two." On television, he starred in the second season of the sci-fi western "Outer Range" on Prime Video, where he also served as executive producer and director. Brolin has also signed on to star in Zak Cregger's horror film "Weapons," a follow-up to the 2022 horror hit "Barbarian."