Now You See Me 3 release date could be announced very soon as the movie is rumored to enter production. The first two movies focused on the aftermath of Lionel Shrike’s death and how his son avenged the father. The Four Horseman are just caught up in the middle and acts as the mere pawns in the two “Now You See Me” movies.
It leads to the question of what the third Now You See Me movie about, will it be another magical illusion heist thriller or dwell deep into the life of Lionel Shrike once again. Here are more details on Now You See Me 3 release date, production schedule, plot spoilers and other updates.
Now You See Me 3 Theories and Spoilers
Now You See Me 3 can be the final chapter of the trilogy and it will conclude things and tie up every plot point. Lionel Shrike has never been shown in the first two movies but he has a huge impact on everyone including the mysterious Eye organization. Dylan (Mark Ruffalo) is the son of Lionel Shrike who avenges his father’s death with the help of the Four Horsemen.
The story of “Now You See Me 3” will come full circle if they bring back Lionel Shrike into the fold. It has been hinted that Shrike never died, as one found Shrike’s dead body in the lake and the safe had a cheat unlock protocol as shown in the sequel. Now You See Me 3 could have one of the biggest plot twists by bringing back someone from the dead.
Now You See Me 3 Release Date and Production Status
Now You See Me 3 production is moving forward as per some of the reports and it makes sense at this point. If Lionsgate delays the threequel too much, people might forget about the previous Now You See Me movies. Although, the movie won’t come out in 2020 for sure given the Coronavirus pandemic shutting down everything. Fans can catch Now You See Me 3 earliest in 2021 or 2022 depending on when the filming starts.