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Deep Blue Sea 2


  Tags: action, creatures, Darin Scott, Deep Blue Sea, Deep Blue Sea 2, Jack Perez, killer sharks, Michael Beach, SEQUELS, sharks, syfy

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No officiapl plot yet, but it's said to be about "Dr Klaus Van Etten, who experimenting on bull sharks, much to the chagrin of Misty and her team of marine experts. The sharks get out, of course, and all hell breaks loose."

CATEGORY
Creatures | Sequels

RELEASE DATE
2017/2018 (SyFy)
CURRENT STATUS
In Production
LANGUAGE
English
PRODUCED BY
SyFy
MPAA RATING
N/A
OFFICIAL SITES
N/A
REVIEW
N/A
DIRECTED BY
Darin Scott
WRITTEN BY
Jack Perez (early draft)
STARRING
Michael Beach

PROJECT DETAILS
  • Will premiere on the SyFy Channel.
  • Filming in Cape Town, South Africa. (7/1/17)
  • At the moment it's unclear who wrote the latest draft of the script or if they're using Perez's earlier draft. (7/1/17)
  • Directed by Darin Scott (Dark HouseHouse Party: Tonight's the Night).
  • Since this is a much smaller budget than the first movie, don't expect any of the original key cast to return.
  • Jack Perez revealed his idea for a sequel in an interview, which would've happened had the studio not pulled the plug on it. He was quoted saying: "The script is about this scientific research ship that is seized by Somali pirates, and a team of Navy SEALs have to go in and take them out. The whole ship is basically a gigantic floating laboratory, with a maze of tunnels that the sharks can travel through that open up into tanks.” Into this seabound shark Habitrail go Sgt. Nate Pickett, NSA geneticist/marine biologist Dr. Alexandra Cruz and Pickett’s multiculti team of bad-ass soldiers. “My thinking was that this was Sgt. Rock vs. sharks, so I developed this platoon kind of based on my favorite Sgt. Rock characters. To a certain degree, it was similar to what they did in Predator; there were definitely echoes of that sort of motley group." Apparently the sharks would have been modified to incorporate machine guns, torpedoes and other weapons. (3/31/17)
  • A sequel has been rumored to be in development since the early 2000's, but it wasn't until 2009 that things started to really move when Warner Bros. hired Jack Perez (Wild Things 2, Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus) to write and direct, but that never came to fruition.
  • This is a sequel to the 1999 movie from director Renny Harlin, which starred names like Thomas Jane, LL Cool J, Michael Rapaport, Stellan Skarsgård and Samuel L. Jackson.
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