Meg will bring Jason Statham in the role of stunning and sharp Naval Captain
Finally, Meg movie has return on track. Now, Warner Brothers is distributing this movie. It is an action, horror, sci-fi and thriller movie.
From the day one of the announcement of Meg movie by Disney in 1997, it is in controversy. But, finally all odd issues which is forcing to stop this movie have finished.
Storyline of Meg Movie
Meg is based on the book, Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror, which is written by Steve Alten. In this movie, Jonas Taylor, a former Naval Captain and a best diver, is assigned for a deep sea mission.
As per the mission, he has to save lives of Chinese scientists from the attack of dangerous and giant shark about 70 feet. The name of this terrifying shark is Carcharodon Megalodon.
Crew Members of Meg Movie
The team of writers, Dean Georgaris, Jon Hoeber and Erich Hoeber, has written the screenplay of this movie. While, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Colin Wilson and Belle Avery are producers of Meg movie. They have signed National Treasure fame director, Jon Turtletub, as a director of this movie.
Tom Stern and Steven Kemper are also an important part of this movie, they are cinematographer and editor, respectively.
Production Companies and Distributor
This movie is developing under the banners of Warner Bros. Pictures, Gravity Pictures, Flagship Entertainment, Apelles Entertainment, Di Bonaventura Pictures and Maeday Productions. While Warner Bros Pictures will also distribute this movie.
Meg Star Cast
The lead actor of this movie is Jason Statham. He is well known for his action movies, like Transporter, The Expendables, Cranck, Mechanic and many others. In this movie, He is playing the lead role of Jonas Taylor, a naval captain.
This movie has taken as big break for Jason Statham as lead action star. So, he has to make it hit, if he want to continue his career as lead action star. This is because his last few movies didn’t enables to impress audience, too much.
Whereas, the lead actress of this movie is Jessica McNamee. She is playing the lead role of Celeste. Ruby Rose is also playing an important role in this movie. She has become Jaxx Herd, a genius engineer, who is a member of marine research team went to find Chinese scientists. Ruby Rose is well known for her performance in Orange Is The New Black TV series.
Other lead stars of this TV series, who will going to rock the box-office by Meg movie, are:
• Li Bingbing ( Suyin)
• Rainn Wilson (Jack Morris)
• Cliff Curtis ( James “Mac” Mackreides)
• Robert Taylor ( Dr. Heller)
• Page Kennedy ( DJ)
Budget and Locations of Filming
This movie is developing under the budget of $150 million. That is almost similar to many superheroes and action blockbusters. The principle photography of Meg movie was held in Whangaparaoa, New Zealand on 13th October 2016. Along with New Zealand, it will also filed in China and USA.
Meg Release Date
Right now, Jason Statham is busy with the filming of The Fate of The Furious and other upcoming projects. That’s why, he will do the shoots of this movie in different schedules, which will finished till November 2017. Hence, Meg is planned to be released in February 2018 in China and on 2nd March 2018 in USA.
The first look of this movie is expecting to be released in Mid 2017, and first trailer is expected to be released in Spring 2017.
I am very desperate to see Jason Statham in the role of Naval Captain. I have already see him fighting with villains with cool action stunts, but it will be the first time for me to see him fighting against a 70 feet long Shark. Let’s see whether he will able to defeat Carcharodon Megalodon or not.
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