More iconic looks are under production from the 2021 Oscar winning film, Cruella. Emma Stone is confirmed to return as main lead in the upcoming announced sequel.
This movie recently achieved Oscar for Best Achievement in Costume Design. As per the reports, Emma finalized the deal back in August 2021 to reprise the lead role in and as Cruella. The prequel Cruella released in 18th May 2021 in both theatres and on Disney+.
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Cruella 2 Cast
Indeed, Cruella received praises and love from the fans and critics. Cruella has a 74% tomato meter rating. Due to COVID-19 and lockdown, Cruella released in theatres and simultaneously on Disney+ premier access. Cruella total box-office collection is $233 million and $54 million on PVOD viewership.
Talking about the early plot, Cruella was a prequel to 101 Dalmatians and the origin story of a Disney Villain. She was made first famous by Glenn Close. Set in 1970s amidst London, Cruella was Estella before and was an aspiring fashion designer. While working in a fashion house- Baroness von Hellman, Cruella find out the truth about his mother’s death.
Emma Stone is the only confirmed cast member for upcoming sequel. However, it is highly likely that the original cast will return. Joel Fry and Paul Walter as Jasper and Horace have high chances to return. Also, Mark Strong as John, Kirby Howell as Anita Darling and Kavyan Novak as Roger will return in bigger roles.
What Would Be The Plot?
The upcoming Cruella 2 is a sequel to the 101 Dalmatians prequel. Likewise, the official plot is not disclosed yet. However, it is likely to follow the next chapter of Cruella journey. Cruella’s continued rise as a fashion designer could also be a focal point.
As of now, Cruella 2 does not have a release date. The production of the film is under the table and will start soon. So, Cruella 2 won’t be hitting screen anytime soon.