Lionsgate has revealed a brand new trailer via Jimmy Kimmel Live from their upcoming thriller ANTEBELLUM, which stars Janelle Monáe. Make sure you check out the trailer below and let us know what you think.
Successful author Veronica Henley (Janelle Monáe) finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it’s too late. ANTEBELLUM is a terrifying new thriller from the producer of the acclaimed films GET OUT and US, and groundbreaking directors Gerard Bush and Christoper Renz (Bush+Renz) – an exciting new voice in filmmaking.
The film stars Janelle Monáe (Harriet, Hidden Figures), Marque Richardson II (“Dear White People”, All The Way), Eric Lange (“Narcos”, “Lost”), Jack Huston (Ben-Hur, The Longest Ride), Kiersey Clemons (Sweetheart, Flatliners), Tongayi Chirisa (“Crusoe”, “Skin”), Gabourey Sidibe (Precious, “American Horror Story: Coven”), Rob Aramayo (“Game of Thrones”, Nocturnal Animals), Lily Cowles (“Enchantments”, “Roswell, New Mexico”), and Jena Malone (The Hunger Games franchise, Neon Demon).
The film is directed by Gerard Bush and Christoper Renz, who also produced the film. Raymond Mansfield (BlacKkKlansman, Get Out), Sean McKittrick (Donnie Darko, Bad Words), Zev Foreman (Once Upon a Time in Venice, Colossal), and Lezlie Wills (All Rise) also produced.
ANTEBELLUM will be released in theaters on August 21, 2020.
Do you think the film will maintain its August release date or do you think that it will be pushed back? Also, do you think the film is giving major Octavia E. Butler vibes? You know, from her novel Kindred? I don’t know about you guys, but it’s definitely giving me those vibes. Let us know what you think in the comments below!