Channing Tatum returns for third “Magic Mike” movie
Channing Tatum set to reprise Mike Lane role for third Magic mike movie. Tatum will meet with Magic mike director Steven Soderbergh for Warner Bros. Pictures’ Magic Mike’s Last Dance which will air on a date yet to be announced exclusively on HBO Max.
“Is there anyone on screen more charismatic and attractive than Magic Mike?” Said Toby Emmerich, Chairman of the Warner Bros. Group. Pictures, âWe are delighted to be back in business with Channing, Steven and their creative team to bring back Magic mikeis a wonderful combination of dance, drama, romance and humor.
Soderbergh is slated to direct from a script by 2012 screenwriter Reid Carolin Magic mike and 2015 Magic Mike XXL. Gregory Jacobs, Director of Magic Mike XXL, will be involved as a producer with Carolin, Peter Kiernan and Nick Wechsler.
“There are no words to say how excited I am to blow up the doors of the world of Magic mike with Steven, Greg, Reid and the amazing people at HBO Max. The stripper will never be the same again, âfranchise star Channing Tatum said.
“As soon as I saw that Channing, Reid and the Magic mike the choreographic team did with the live show, I said we had to do another movie, âexplained director Steven Soderbergh. âMike Lane’s dream of connecting people through dance must come true! “
The franchise continues to be so popular with adult audiences that a “Magic Mike Live” stage show was launched in Vegas. “Magic Mike Live” has expanded to London, Berlin and Australia, and has just officially announced its first North American tour. The multi-year tour kicks off in Nashville on April 6, 2022 and will hit cities like New York, Chicago, Seattle and Dallas.
The Magic mike the film franchise also spawned the Finding Magic Mike reality show competition series debuting on HBO Max on December 16, 2021. According to HBO Max, the series “follows ten men who have ‘lost their magic’ as they bar their souls and learn to perform dance routines , a winner receiving a cash prize and a chance to perform on the ‘Magic Mike Live’ stage in Las Vegas.