'Knives Out 3' Gets a Title and Release Year

We already know Knives Out 3 is a go—and that's about it.

After a brief run in theaters, Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery premiered on Netflix on Dec. 23, 2022. After the success of the original Knives Out in 2019, the streaming platform purchased the rights to release two sequels. With Glass Onion filling one of those slots, fans of the series are awaiting news on the third film in the series. Here is what's known so far.

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What is the title of Knives Out 3?

On May 24, 2024 Rian Johnson announced on Twitter that the third Knives Out movie would be called Wake Up Dead Man.

Will there be a Knives Out 3?

A third Knives Out movie is in the works. While details of its cast and story haven't been revealed, it was originally announced at the same time as Glass Onion and will also be released on Netflix.

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How many Knives Out films will there be?

Knives Out director Rian Johnson has stated that he would like to make a series of mystery movies starring Daniel Craig's character Benoit Blanc. So far, two movies in the franchise have been released and a third is in the works.

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When was Knives Out 3?

The third movie in the Knives Out trilogy has not been released. It has not been stated when it will release or whether or not it will be a sequel or prequel.

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How many Knives Out sequels are there?

Glass Onion is the first sequel to Knives Out. A third film is also in the works, and will premiere sometime in 2025.

Who is in the Knives Out 3 cast?

Daniel Craig as Benoit Blanc in "Knives Out 2"<p>Netflix</p>
Daniel Craig as Benoit Blanc in "Knives Out 2"


The cast for the third Knives Out movie has not been revealed save for the star detective: Daniel Craig has stated that he is interested in returning as Benoit Blanc, and he's being paid handsomely to do so.

When is the Knives Out 3 release date?

Knives Out 3 does not have a release date, but is aiming for a 2025 premiere. It will be released on Netflix, so it likely won't have an official release date until it has completed production.

Johnson said in an interview in November 2022, "I still have to start writing Knives Out 3. I gotta figure out what the next Benoit Blanc mystery is, what it's called, where it's set. So, I got a lot of work to do. So, TBD, I don't wanna give myself a deadline yet 'cause I definitely won't meet it."

Is there a Knives Out 3 trailer?

There is no Knives Out 3 trailer yet. The film is still in the earliest stages of pre-production.

Is Knives Out 3 streaming?

Netflix owns the rights to release one more Knives Out movie. The third film will most likely release on Netflix unless the streaming platform decides to sell the rights.

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