Henry Cavill’s Highlander Reboot From John Wick Director Gets Exciting Budget & Filming Update

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The upcoming Highlander reboot starring Henry Cavill with John Wick director Chad Stahelski attached gets a major budget and filming update.

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Summary

  • The Highlander reboot directed by Chad Stahelski and starring Henry Cavill will start filming in 2024, offering fans plenty of time to anticipate the movie.
  • With a budget exceeding $100 million, the reboot promises to be a grand-scale production filled with thrilling action sequences that reflect the director’s style and the film’s premise.
  • The original Highlander film spawned a successful franchise including five films and three TV series, suggesting a strong source material for the reboot to pull from.


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News about the upcoming Highlander reboot from John Wick director Chad Stahelski and starring Henry Cavill has revealed details of the film’s budget and filming window. The original film starred Christopher Lambert, focusing on immortal beings hunting one another through time to become more powerful. The movie spawned a franchise consisting of five films and three TV series.

Now, Deadline reports Cavill and Stahelski’s Highlander reboot will begin filming some time in 2024. Additionally, the movie will be a major production, with a budget upwards of $100 million. This means viewers can expect many major action sequences in the film reflective of the director’s style and the movie’s premise.


What Will A Modern Highlander Movie Look Like?

Christopher Lambert as Highlander in front of lightning

Reports about the upcoming reboot in August indicated it would pull from elements of both the movies and TV shows that make up the original franchise. This means the new movie may include ideas that weren’t present in the original, incorporating them into its new story. The expansive Highlander franchise allows for many different ways to approach its action-packed, time travel storyline, which writer Mike Finch (John Wick Chapter 4) can utilize.

Since Stahelski is best known for his violent action movies, it makes him the perfect fit for the reboot. The story features a focus on its hero, Connor MacLeod, beheading other immortal beings, making it

Source: Deadline