A picture from Noticed X confirms that Billy the Puppet will probably be returning alongside John Kramer / Jigsaw within the new sequel
Yesterday, Lionsgate unveiled a poster for the brand new Noticed film – which occurs to be the tenth installment within the franchise, so it’s following within the footsteps of Jason X and Quick X to go by the title Noticed X. Now they’ve launched a picture from the movie that confirms Billy the puppet goes to be featured within the movie! They initially needed followers to “play a recreation” to have the ability to entry the picture, however should you simply need to see it, you will discover it on the backside of this text.
Noticed X is ready to succeed in theatres on September 29th.
Earlier at this time, the official Saw social media account despatched out a tweet saying, “Do you need to play a recreation? 310-564-8144”. Followers who known as that quantity would get to listen to a message from John Kramer / Jigsaw, telling them to ship a textual content to the quantity saying, “I Wish to Play a Recreation”. They’d get a reply with a hyperlink to the picture of Billy the puppet. For me, that’s too many steps simply to be rewarded with an image of a puppet, so I’m glad they’ve despatched a follow-up tweet that simply reveals Billy so we don’t have to leap by the hoops.
Noticed VI and Noticed: The Remaining Chapter director Kevin Greutert (who additionally edited the primary 5 movies, plus Jigsaw) is again on the helm for Noticed X. Jigsaw and Spiral: From the Ebook of Noticed screenwriters Pete Goldfinger and Josh Stolberg have written the script. Stolberg has promised that this film “is gonna make John Kramer followers very completely happy!” It has been stated that “The upcoming Noticed film is deliberate to be very a lot a John Kramer story … The concept is that the story is being advised from Kramer’s viewpoint versus following the entice victims.”
Right here’s the synopsis: Within the Twisted Photos subsequent installment John Kramer (Tobin Bell) is again, and it’s the untold chapter of Jigsaw’s remaining video games. Set between the occasions of Noticed I and II, a sick and determined John travels to Mexico for a dangerous and experimental medical process in hopes of a miracle treatment for his most cancers – solely to find the whole operation is a rip-off to defraud probably the most susceptible. The notorious serial killer returns to his work, turning the tables on the con artists in his signature visceral method by devious, deranged, and ingenious traps.
Tobin Bell reprises the function of John Kramer / Jigsaw and is joined within the solid by Synnøve Macody Lund (Ragnarok), Steven Model (The Sandman), Michael Seaside (Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story), Renata Vaca (Pedal to Medal), Paulette Hernandez (Crown of Tears), Joshua Okamoto (Management-Z), and Octavio Hinojosa (Learn how to Survive Being Single). It has been stated that Shawnee Smith is likely to be reprising the function of Amanda Younger (beforehand seen in Noticed, Noticed II, Noticed III, and Noticed VI) in Noticed X, however her involvement nonetheless hasn’t been confirmed.
Franchise producers Mark Burg and Oren Koules of Twisted Photos offered the next assertion: “What a thrill to be reuniting with Tobin. His efficiency as John Kramer is a part of the magic that made this franchise a phenomenon and his character is an lively a part of this movie.” They’ve beforehand stated, “We’ve got been listening to what the followers have been asking for and are arduous at work planning a film that Noticed aficionados and horror followers alike will love.”
A press launch from Lionsgate says “the return of Bell to the franchise furthers Lionsgate and Twisted Photos’ aim of a movie that captures the whole lot Noticed followers love concerning the franchise, whereas additionally holding them guessing with all-new traps and a brand new thriller to resolve.”
Deadline reminds us that Bell’s Kramer (in any other case often known as Jigsaw) is “the antagonist on the coronary heart of the Noticed franchise – a former civil engineer who was recognized with colon most cancers and subsequently elected to check others’ will to stay by way of a collection of lethal video games. The character appeared within the first three Noticed movies earlier than being killed off, then happening to seem by way of flashbacks in a lot of the movies that adopted.”
Noticed X began filming in Mexico Metropolis properly earlier than the top of final 12 months and eventually wrapped manufacturing this previous February.
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