The original became an instant cult when it arrived in 2004 in China and was a blockbuster with earning $102 million against the budget of $20 million at the box office. This is an action comedy film directed by Stephen Chow, who also stars in the lead role, but here’s why it took over fifteen years for Kung Fu Hustle 2 to get moving.
The future of Stephen Chow in Chinese cinema is a legendary figure and started his career with roles in movies like John Woo‘s Just Heroes and taking over from Chow Yun-fat for God OF Gamblers II and III. He first moved into the directing seat for 1993’s Flirting Scholar with Gong Li (Miami Vice), and regularly started to direct his own project like 1996’s The God Of Cookery.
WHEN IS ‘KUNG FU HUSTLE’ 2 RELEASING?
We expect that Chow would not let the audience wait for Kung Fu Hustle 2. The sequel has been confirmed to happen the shooting for which will start soon. There has been no release date as of now, We will update you on the same as and when we get to know about it.
SCREENCAST: WHO IS RETURNING OR IS THERE A NEW CAST FOR SEQUEL?
Stephen Chow will not be returning as the main lead for the sequel. We are sorry to say that but there has been no news about the cast of the sequel, We may get to see the new cast considering the fact that fifteen years have been passed, and it is very difficult to say if the previous cast will be part of the sequel or not. We will update you about the cast as and when we get to know about it.
KUNG FU HUSTLE 2 STORYLINE?
There has been no news about the storyline for the Kung Fu Hustle 2, and it is so hard to say that if the sequel will follow the same storyline or will have a completely different storyline. but no doubt we definitely would like to see Pig Sty Alley and the Axe Gang in the sequel. Till then, stay tuned.