The King's Man: Disney reveals official title for Kingsman prequel; film to release in February 2020

The King's Man will feature Ralph Fiennes, Matthew Goode and Harris Dickson as the new entrants to the cast of the film, which will be helmed by returning director Matthew Vaughn.

FP Staff June 21, 2019 11:27:56 IST
The King's Man: Disney reveals official title for Kingsman prequel; film to release in February 2020

The prequel of action spy comedy franchise Kingsman is titled The King's Man, Disney has announced.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Fox film is slated to be released on 14 February, 2020.

Ralph Fiennes, Matthew Goode and Harris Dickson are the new entrants to the cast of the film, to be helmed by returning director Matthew Vaughn.

The studio made the announcement on Wednesday at its CineEurope presentation in Barcelona.

The plot synopsis, provided by Disney, reads: "As a collection of history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them. Discover the origins of the very first independent intelligence agency in 'The King's Man'..."

Discover the origins of the very first independent intelligence agency in the first two films in the series -- Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) and Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) -- starring Taron Egerton and Colin Firth. The movie features a secret society of spies who work together to bring a stop on global crises. The franchise is set on the comics by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons.

(With inputs from Press Trust of India)

Updated Date:

also read

Timothee Chalamet dons iconic velvet topcoat for Willy Wonka first look in upcoming prequel
Entertainment

Timothee Chalamet dons iconic velvet topcoat for Willy Wonka first look in upcoming prequel

Directed by Paul King, Timothee Chalamet is all set to star in Wonka, detailing the origin story of the fictitious candy maker.

Golshifteh Farahani on making television debut with Apple TV's Invasion: Most extraordinary experience of my life
Entertainment

Golshifteh Farahani on making television debut with Apple TV's Invasion: Most extraordinary experience of my life

“I was one of those dinosaurs who was so loyal to movies and cinema,” Farahani says. “I never took any proposition seriously because it was a bit like I wanted to keep cinema alive.”

Jurassic Park, and the diabolically sumptuous pleasure of watching dinosaurs enjoy a human feast
Entertainment

Jurassic Park, and the diabolically sumptuous pleasure of watching dinosaurs enjoy a human feast

To see a couple of privileged folk, frantically trying to scramble their way to safety, their faces whiter than their original white after what they have just seen. It is oddly satisfying to see how it ends for them, because I know it will.