‘The King’s Man’ Pushed 7 Months to September 2020

“Kingsman” prequel was originally expected to open on Valentine’s Day 2020

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Disney’s ‘The King’s Man” has been pushed seven months from Feb. 14, 2020 to Sept. 18, 2020. It will still be released under the 20th Century Fox banner.

Matthew Vaughn is returning to direct “The King’s Man,” which is based on Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons’s comic series “The Secret Service and follows the Kingsmen’s fight to end World War I while a team of tyrants and criminal masterminds try to take the lives of millions in the process. Ralph Fiennes, Harris Dickinson, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Daniel Brühl, Djimon Hounsou and Charles Dance star.

The film is a prequel to “Kingsman: The Secret Service” (2014) and “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” (2017). Collectively, the two movies grossed more than $825 million at the worldwide box office. They starred Colin Firth, Mark Strong and Taron Egerton in both, while other cast members have included Mark Hamill, Sofia Boutella, Julianne Moore, Channing Tatum, Halle Berry and Jeff Bridges.

So far opening on Sept. 18, 2020 as well is “Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse” starring Michael B. Jordan, and “The Mitchells vs. the Machines,” produced by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

On Friday, the studio also dated five new Marvel movies, as well as Ben Affleck’s “Deep Water” (Nov. 13, 2020) and Matt Damon’s “The Last Duel” (Dec. 25, 2020 limited, Jan. 8, 2021 wide). “Nimona,” previously dated for March 5, 2021, will now be released on Jan. 14, 2022.

The studio also dated 20 as-of-yet-untitled Fox films, as well as 11 Disney live-action films, and 3 animated films.