On Might 12, The Hollywood Reporter broke the information that Janelle Monáe is “in talks” to hitch the second “Knives Out” film. Translated from Hollywood converse, that implies that her individuals are negotiating phrases, so nothing’s set. Netflix refused to touch upon the information, in accordance with THR.
Monáe was most lately seen on the large display screen in “Antebellum,” a slavery horror film with a time-jumping twist, and on the small display screen in Season 2 of Amazon Prime’s bizarre anthology sequence “Homecoming.” Her best-known motion pictures are the Oscar-winning “Moonlight” and “Hidden Figures,” during which she performed real-life pioneering NASA mathematician Mary Jackson. She additionally has a profitable music profession, with three albums below her belt, together with 2018’s Grammy-nominated “Soiled Pc.”
Talking about engaged on “Antebellum,” Monáe advised Leisure Weekly that she felt a powerful sense of duty to be a voice for her enslaved ancestors, and for different Black ladies and non-binary individuals who have been silenced. “Knives Out 2” would a minimum of be an opportunity to tackle one thing extra lighthearted, though Monáe at all times delivers depth in whichever roles she takes, which is strictly what makes her such an thrilling title to see connected to this upcoming challenge.