Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig in a scene from Knives Out. The whodunit film written and directed by Rian Johnson looks set to spawn a series, with Craig reprising his role as a Southern gentleman sleuth. Photo: Claire Folger/Lionsgate/AP Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig in a scene from Knives Out. The whodunit film written and directed by Rian Johnson looks set to spawn a series, with Craig reprising his role as a Southern gentleman sleuth. Photo: Claire Folger/Lionsgate/AP
Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig in a scene from Knives Out. The whodunit film written and directed by Rian Johnson looks set to spawn a series, with Craig reprising his role as a Southern gentleman sleuth. Photo: Claire Folger/Lionsgate/AP

Knives Out film franchise coming after box office success of whodunit starring Daniel Craig, its director says

  • ‘Another case, another set of suspects, another type of mystery, but with Daniel’s Benoit Blanc character there to solve it’ – Rian Johnson on new film series
  • He has little to say about putative new Star Wars trilogy with which he has been linked after helming divisive blockbuster Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Topic |   American films
Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig in a scene from Knives Out. The whodunit film written and directed by Rian Johnson looks set to spawn a series, with Craig reprising his role as a Southern gentleman sleuth. Photo: Claire Folger/Lionsgate/AP Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig in a scene from Knives Out. The whodunit film written and directed by Rian Johnson looks set to spawn a series, with Craig reprising his role as a Southern gentleman sleuth. Photo: Claire Folger/Lionsgate/AP
Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig in a scene from Knives Out. The whodunit film written and directed by Rian Johnson looks set to spawn a series, with Craig reprising his role as a Southern gentleman sleuth. Photo: Claire Folger/Lionsgate/AP
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