‘Eastern Promises’: Sequel To Cronenberg’s Oscar-Nominated Film Could Begin Production In 2019

The Playlist | 1/14/2019 | Charles Barfield
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Viggo Mortensen may be involved in one of his biggest awards contenders yet, with the recent “Green Book,” but many will probably rank his 2007 film, “Eastern Promises” as a better choice for film fans. The David Cronenberg-directed mafia film earned Mortensen an Academy Award nomination, as the film would go on to receive critical acclaim across the board. And according to the film’s writer, it would appear that the world of “Eastern Promises” is coming back sooner than you might think.

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In a new interview with Collider, Steven Knight, who is promoting his upcoming film “Serenity,” discussed the idea of an “Eastern Promises” sequel. And surprisingly, it’s not even a strong possibility, but the sequel will probably begin production sometime in 2019.

“It is like fishing, where you leave it out there,” says Knight. “And it’s been out there for a while. It went through permutations in the sense of, how do you follow Viggo? We’ve been...
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