As announced a few days ago, the horror movie M3GAN of Universal Pictures launched a sequel, after a strong performance in its theatrical release, where it is just shy of surpassing $100 million dollars in the global box office.
The most recent news of the next installment, reveal that Blumhouse Productions of Jason Blum y Atomic Monster he titled the sequel M3GAN 2.0and set its theatrical release for January 17, 2025.
Allison Williams y Violet McGraw return as protagonists of the sequel, with Akela Cooper rewriting the script, and James Wan as producer. The return of Gerard Johnstone as director.
the plot of M3GAN centers on Gemma (Williams), who takes over the care of her 8-year-old niece, Cady (McGraw), after the girl is orphaned. Gemma decides to take home the M3GAN prototype that she has been working on. The android doll forms a bond with Cady with terrifying consequences.
M3GAN is a marvel of artificial intelligence, a lifelike doll programmed to be a child’s best companion and parent’s best ally. Designed by the brilliant toy company robotics Gemma (Allison Williams from Get Out), M3GAN can listen, watch and learn as she becomes a friend and teacher, playmate and protector, to the child she is attached to.
When Gemma suddenly becomes the caretaker for her orphaned 8-year-old niece, Cady (Violet McGraw, The Haunting of Hill House), Gemma is not sure or ready to be a mother. Under intense pressure at work, Gemma decides to pair her M3GAN prototype with Cady in an attempt to solve both problems, a decision that will have unimaginable consequences.