28 Years Later Sequel Confirmed with Cillian Murphy Returning
Film & TV News 28 Years Later Cillian Murphy

28 Years Later Sequel Confirmed with Cillian Murphy Returning

Nathan Lees
Nathan Lees

Exciting news has recently surfaced about the highly anticipated sequel, 28 Years Later, with confirmation that Oscar-winner Cillian Murphy will indeed be returning to the cast. Fans of the original film, 28 Days Later, will be thrilled to see Murphy reprising his role in this new installment of the franchise.

In a recent interview with Deadline, Sony Motion Pictures Group chairman Tom Rothman confirmed that not only will Murphy be involved as an executive producer, but he will also be back on screen as well. Rothman hinted at an exciting twist in Murphy's return, promising that director Danny Boyle is at the top of his game, set to deliver an elevated and commercially appealing production.

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The return of Cillian Murphy marks a reunion of talent that spans over two decades. Murphy, along with Boyle and co-writer Alex Garland, are set to collaborate once again, bringing their collective expertise to the table. The trio previously worked together on the acclaimed film Sunshine in 2007, showcasing their dynamic creative synergy.

In the original 28 Days Later, Murphy portrayed the character Jim, a bicycle courier who wakes up from a coma to find himself in a post-apocalyptic London. The film, released in 2002, was a breakout role for Murphy and established him as a formidable talent in the industry.

As well as the return of Cillian Murphy, 28 Years Later boasts a star-studded cast, including Ralph Fiennes, Jodie Comer, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson. The addition of these accomplished actors further elevates the anticipation surrounding the film, promising a captivating and dynamic on-screen experience.

With Cillian Murphy's recent Academy Award win for his role in Oppenheimer, audiences can expect nothing short of exceptional performances from him in 28 Years Later. Murphy's versatility and ability to immerse himself in diverse roles make him a valuable asset to the film industry.

The confirmation of Cillian Murphy's return in 28 Years Later has reignited excitement among fans of the original film and newcomers alike. With a talented cast, a seasoned director, and a compelling storyline, the sequel is poised to deliver a thrilling cinematic experience.


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Film & TV News 28 Years Later Cillian Murphy

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