“We are Venom!” And now Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) has even more company as Carnage breaks loose in the first trailer for Poison: THERE IS CARNAGE, the long-awaited sequel to the blockbuster, Poison.
Directed by Andy Serkis from a script by Kelly Marcel, Tom Hardy returns as Eddie Brock / Venom alongside Woody Harrelson, who is playing one of Venom’s greatest adversaries, Cletus Kassady / Carnage. Kassady is a psychotic serial killer who also becomes the host of an alien symbiote known as Carnage. Also new to the franchise is Naomie Harris, playing the role of Shriek, Kassady’s love interest. Michelle Williams returns as Eddie’s ex-fiancee, District Attorney Anne Weying, while Reid Scott completes the cast as Anne’s boyfriend.
A sequel to Poison it was planned during the production of the first movie. Harrelson was cast to make a brief appearance as Cletus Kassady to provoke the villain Carnage to appear in the follow-up. Official work on the film began in January 2019 and filming took place at Leavesden Studios in England from November 2019 to February 2020, with additional filming in San Francisco that same month.
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Venom: Let There Carnage It was originally scheduled to be released on October 2, 2020, before it was changed to June 25, 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The movie saw another delay for September 17, 2021, and then delayed again to its current release date, September 24, 2021.
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