New Delhi: Gerard Butler’s upcoming flick ‘Angel Has Fallen’ is all set to hit the big screens in the summer of 2019. The film, which will once again see Butler as secret service agent Mike Banning, will be out on August 23, 2019, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed. For the Ric Roman Waugh-directorial, the ‘300’ star is joined by a cast that includes Morgan Freeman, Jada Pinkett Smith, Lance Reddick, Nick Nolte, Danny Huston, Piper Perabo, and Tim Blake Nelson.
The flick follows Banning, who is framed for the attempted assassination of President Trumbull (Freeman) and must elude his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat. ‘Angel Has Fallen’ is the third flick in the action-packed trilogy, after ‘Olympus Has Fallen’ and ‘London Has Fallen’.
While the first picture of the franchise grossed USD 170.3 million worldwide, the sequel managed to garner USD 205.9 million globally.