Sony Pictures Entertainment has released the official synopsis for “The Interview” and other upcoming films that will be coming out in 2019: “The interview” film will premiere in 2019 with an English language release, the studio announced today.
The first trailer, released last month, has since been re-released and the release date for the first trailer has now been confirmed as December 14, 2019.
The film is being written by Alex Garland and produced by “The Walt Disney Company.”
The film will be the first installment in a planned franchise of 20 films with three sequels.
The franchise will also include the “Star Wars: Episode VII” and “Rogue One” films.
The story follows journalist and hacker Kim Jong Un (Garland) who goes undercover as an operative for the CIA to gather information about North Korea and its leader, Kim Jong Il.
It is being directed by Sam Raimi, who helmed the first “Ghostbusters” and is returning for “Rogue State.”
The trailer for the film will begin rolling out today.