He’s again! Channing Tatum will return for the third Magic Mike film, and he revealed a number of particulars in regards to the newest installment within the franchise.
The actor, 41, introduced Magic Mike’s Final Dance in November 2021, sharing a picture of the script’s first web page through Twitter. “Nicely world, appears to be like like Mike Lane’s tapping again in,” Tatum wrote alongside the picture.
Magic Mike’s Final Dance was penned by Reid Carolin, who wrote each the 2012 unique and 2015’s Magic Mike XXL. Director Steven Soderbergh, who helmed the primary however not the second movie, returns to the franchise for the threequel.
Tatum additionally tagged streaming service HBO Max, which is the place the film will debut. A launch date has not been set.
The movies observe Tatum’s character Mike Lane, a stripper who's loosely impressed by the actor’s transient stint as a performer earlier than he discovered success in Hollywood.
“There are not any phrases for the way excited I'm to blow the doorways off of the world of Magic Mike with Steven, Greg, Reid, and the wonderful folks at HBO Max. The stripperverse won't ever be the identical,” Tatum mentioned in a press release.
Soderbergh, 58, revealed that the reside present in Las Vegas, which debuted in 2017, satisfied him to return for the following film.
“As quickly as I noticed what Channing, Reid, and the Magic Mike choreographic group did with the reside present, I mentioned now we have to make one other film,” the director mentioned in a press launch. “Mike Lane’s dream of connecting folks by dance have to be realized!”
Casting has not but been introduced, however the Step Up actor joked in regards to the solid earlier this month. Lenny Kravitz, father of Tatum’s girlfriend Zoë Kravitz, posted a photograph exhibiting off his abs that caught the actor’s consideration.
“Good god man,” the Alabama native commented on the submit. “What are you consuming or what’s within the water or the genes. It’s not pure. Do you simply do abs like all day?”
The “American Lady” singer, 57, replied, “Dude, I’m simply trying to get in the next Magic Mike. Any connections?”
Although casting information hasn’t been launched, followers can meet some new Magic Mikes on HBO Max. The third film’s announcement got here earlier than the stripper franchise expanded into new territory: actuality TV.
Discovering Magic Mike follows 10 males who've “misplaced their magic,” per HBO Max, and attempt to get their confidence again by studying the Magic Mike strikes. The winner will get to be referred to as “The Actual Magic Mike,” a money prize and an opportunity to carry out on the Magic Mike Dwell stage in Vegas. All seven episodes dropped in December 2021 on HBO Max.
Scroll all the way down to study every part we all know thus far in regards to the Magic Mike’s Final Dance film: