During the Disney Investor Dayin November 2021, it was announced that pricea prequel to the franchise The predator, would arrive in the northern hemisphere summer of 2022 (between July and September). Confirmation finally arrived today, with the first teaser trailer and the premiere date set for 05/08 in the United States by the streaming service Hulu. In Brazil, the 20th Century Studios film should arrive simultaneously on Star+.
The film will show the hostile species’ first encounter with Earthlings and will be set in the Comanche nation of North America during the early 18th century. Prey, in English, means “prey”, and the protagonist and prey of the story is Naru, played by Amber Midthunder, from the series legiona young Comanche woman who goes against gender norms and traditions to become a warrior.
The film, previously titled skullsis led by the director of the 10 Cloverfield Street, Dan Trachtenberg, and features a screenplay by Patrick Aison. In addition to Amber Midthunder, the film will star Dane DiLiegro and Dakota Beavers. Producer John Davis and Dan Trachtenberg began work on the film’s concept during production of the previous film in the franchise, The predatorfrom 2018 .
According to Davis, the film will use a back-to-basics approach, incorporating elements from the franchise’s original film. “This goes back to what made the original Predator movie work. It’s the ingenuity of a human being who doesn’t give up, who is able to observe and interpret, basically being able to defeat a stronger, more powerful, well-armed force.”explained in an interview with collider.
official poster of price
price premieres August 5 on Hulu. The official announcement of Star+ has yet to be made.