The Resident Evil saga returns to the cinema with a cast of characters taken from the first chapters of the cult video game.
Rejoice fans of Resident Evil, why the cinematic reboot edited by Sony Screen Gems and Constantin Film is confirmed and will join the serie tv Netflix in preparation: not only that, the 47-meter film written and directed by Johannes Roberts will feature i historical characters of the first three video games cult of Capcom, in the wake of the recent remakes of the second and third chapter, much appreciated more than twenty years after their appearance on the first Playstation.
To interpret real favorites of the videogame imaginary there will be Kaya Scodelario in the role of Claire Redfield, Hannah John-Kamen per Jill Valentine, Robbie Amell for Chris Redfield, Tom Hopper per Albert Wesker, Avan Jogia for Leon S. Kennedy e Neal McDonough per William Birkin.
It is known that the story will be set in a “fatal night a Raccoon City in 1998 “, so there is no reason to think of a very different story from the canon plot, and let’s imagine we can hope for a trip to the iconic villa that hid the base of theUmbrella Corporation. Director Johannes Roberts declared that with the film he wanted to “go back to the first two original games and recreate the terrifying visceral experience I had when I played them for the first time, but at the same time I want to tell a concrete human story, about a small American town in decline, so that today’s public can identify with it. “
The first Resident Evil saga for theaters, starring Milla Jovovich and conceived by Paul WS Anderson (who also directed several acts), ran for six feature films, starting with Resident Evil of 2002, to finish with Resident Evil: The Final Chapter of 2016.