'Deadpool 3,' 'Captain America,' 'Blade' pushed back again as strike ends — all those movies are delayed this year

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Hollywood studios and the actors' union negotiated an end to a months-long strike on Wednesday, allowing production on major films to resume in the coming weeks, but studios still face pressure from the prolonged shutdown. feeling, which has led to further delays in major films. like blockbuster deadpool 3, captain america And blade, Disney announced this week.

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Disney has pushed back the release date of the fourth Captain America film, deadpool 3, thunderbolts, blade And Mufasa: The Lion King.

controversial snow White The remake has been postponed from next spring to March 21, 2025, and will be produced by Disney Pixar. Iliowhich sends a little boy into outer space, will be released in June of 2025.

prestige drama Magazine Dreams has been removed from Disney's release schedule altogether as its star, Jonathan Majors, is preparing to stand trial in a domestic violence case.

Impossible Goal And A Quiet Place: Day One Their release date was pushed back to October and they are one of dozens of feature films that will not premiere on time due to the work shutdown.

The actors had been on strike for nearly four months as they battled with studios over streaming dues payments, limiting the use of artificial intelligence in Hollywood productions, wage increases and expanded health care coverage.

The actors' strike began on July 14, coinciding with a strike by writers that combined to halt nearly all TV and film production this summer and delay the release of original programming across network television, movie studios and streaming services.

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The end of the actors' strike means some of Hollywood's biggest productions will resume filming soon, with titles like It Ends With Us, Deadpool 3, Gladiator 2, Beetlejuice 2, Venom 3 and Clint Eastwood Juror Number 2 Topping the list, reports Deadline.

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$6.5 billion. It is estimated that the California economy has suffered so much damage due to the actors' and writers' strikes. Warner Bros. Discovery said it expected $500 million to be cut from its adjusted earnings “primarily due to the impact of the strikes”, and Paramount Global said the work stoppage over the past three months cost the company $60 million. Has happened.

2023 movies delayed due to Hollywood strike

bike rider-The adaptation of Danny Lyon's book of the same name starring Austin Butler and Tom Hardy has been postponed indefinitely from its original release date of December 1.

poor things-The Searchlight Pictures film starring Emma Stone will now premiere on December 8, 2023, after being pushed back to the initial premiere date set for September. Wrap.

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom,The second Aquaman film has been delayed three times since it was first announced and is now scheduled to be released on Friday, December 22.

white bird,The film starring Helen Mirren and Gillian Anderson did not premiere this August as expected and is now scheduled to be released in the fourth quarter, with no specific release date set. deadline informed of.

clarence's book, A Bible movie starring LaKeith Stanfield and Benedict Cumberbatch that was originally scheduled to be released in September 2023 will now premiere on January 12, 2024.

Dune: Part 2-Warner Bros. announced that the second dune The film has been delayed from its original theatrical release date of November 3 to March 15, 2024, in hopes that the actors (Timothée Chalamet, Austin Butler, Zendaya, and Florence Pugh) will be able to promote the film after the strike ends. Will be.

Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire-Warner Bros. delayed the release of the Godzilla vs. Kong sequel by a month, moving its March 2024 debut date to April 12, 2024.

Challengers-The film starring Zendaya, which was originally scheduled to premiere at the 2023 Venice Film Festival, will now be released in theaters in early summer 2024. Diversity informed of.

A Quiet Place: Day One-Proceeded by Paramount Pictures a quiet place Prequel starring Lupita Nyong'o from March 8, 2024 to June 28, 2024.

deadpool 3,The original November release date of the third installment of Ryan Reynolds' Marvel series was pushed to May 3, 2024, and then to July 26, 2024.

kraven the hunter-Aaron Taylor-Johnson's Sony film has been delayed by nearly 10 months and will now release on August 10, 2024.

transformer one– animated joints transformer The franchise has been moved from its July 2024 premiere date to a nationwide release of September 13, 2024.

poison 3-The release date of Tom Hardy's superhero film was shifted from July 14, 2024 to November 8 of the same year.

The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim-animated Lord of the Rings The premiere of New Line's film has been moved from its original start date of April 12 to December 13, 2024.

Mufasa: The Lion King-The release date of the live-action Lion King sequel has been moved from July 5, 2024, to December 20, 2024.

Captain America: Brave New World,The release date of the first Captain America film starring Anthony Mackie has been pushed from May 2024 to July and now to February 14, 2025.

snow White-The release of the live-action remake of Disney's animated classic has been pushed from March 22, 2024, to March 21, 2025.

Fantastic Four,Latest presentation of Fantastic Four Amid the strikes it was moved from the original start date of November 8, 2024, to early 2025 and then to May 2, 2025.

Impossible Goal-eighth Impossible Goal movie, summer sequel Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part OneThe release date has been extended from 28 June 2024 to 23 May 2025.

dirty dance Sequel—Untitled sequel to the 1987 film dirty dance It has been extended from February 9, 2024 to summer 2025.

Elio-Disney-Pixar's scheduled animated film has been pushed back by more than a year – from March 1, 2024, to June 13, 2025.

from lightning– The film about a gang of misfit Marvel superheroes recruited to go on missions for the government was first scheduled to be released in July of 2024, then in December, and now has a rescheduled date of July 25, 2025.

blade-A stand-alone film for a Marvel character who has recently been introduced eternal According to, it was extended from November 2023 to September 2024, then to February 2025 and now till November 7, 2025. Hollywood Reporter.

avatar 3-The release date of the third installment in the record-breaking franchise has been pushed back to December of 2025, with further sequels scheduled for 2029 and 2031 – three years later than previously announced.

star wars,Although it did not specify which of its films in production would be released on which date, Lucasfilm did reveal which dates the next three films would be released. star wars The films are scheduled for 2026 and 2027. One was pushed from December 2025 to May 2026 and the other will be released on December 18, 2026. The third is still on track for its original December 17, 2027 start date.

Avengers: The Kang Dynasty—By that time it would have been seven years since the last Avengers film Kang Dynasty Will be released on May 1, 2026, a year after the original release date of May 2, 2025.

avengers: secret wars-The following Avengers film will be released on May 7, 2027 – a year delay from its originally planned release date.

el muerto,A Spider-Man spinoff based on musician Bad Bunny was removed from Sony Pictures' release schedule during the WGA strike, Deadline reports.

Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse-Originally scheduled to open in March of 2024, beyond spider-verse has been removed from Sony's calendar and will be rescheduled for a later date.

Further reading

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