By Defne Sastim
Disney dropped their teaser trailer on Thursday at SDCC for the upcoming Disney+ Nationwide Treasure: Fringe of Historical past sequence. That is the primary replace within the Nationwide Treasure franchise for the reason that sequel in 2007, and the sequence format with a contemporary forged is bound to be a sport changer.
Protecting with the Nationwide Treasure custom, the sequence weaves collectively American historical past and treasure searching in a enjoyable, humorous, and thrilling journey. The thrilling sneak peek and behind the scenes footage confirmed a model new forged, and a few returning fan favorites. Lacking from the reboot of the sequence 15 years after the newest installment is Nicholas Cage in his iconic position as Ben Gates – and followers are already expressing their disappointment on Twitter.
Watching new Nationwide Treasure content material with out Nic Cage
— Chris Buie (@filmstocked) July 21, 2022
Nationwide Treasure with out Nic Cage is like Batman with no Batman https://t.co/orXBZtkP4T
— Ben (@benbusssss) July 22, 2022
As an alternative, the sequence follows Lisette Olivera starring as Jess Morales- a 22 12 months previous DREAMer that seizes the chance of a lifetime when she stumbles throughout a pan-American treasure hunt. Alongside for the journey is Zuri Reed as Jess’s social media savvy greatest buddy; Jordan Rodrigues as Ethan, Jess’s childhood greatest buddy and possibly extra; Antonio Cipriano as Oren, the group’s resident conspiracy theorist; and Jake Austin Walker as Liam, a musician and potential love curiosity for Jess. This group of mates gained’t be the one ones after the treasure, however- Catherine Zeta-Jones joins as Billie, a billionaire black market antiques skilled, and one other new face might be Lyndon Smith as Agent Ross, a plucky FBI agent. Returning to the franchise are Justin Bartha as Riley Poole and Harvey Keitel as Agent Peter Sadusky.
Talking on the SDCC panel on Thursday, writers Marianne and Cormac Wibberly recalled the origin of the brand new Disney+ sequence, a spark lit from the concept of a younger immigrant girl learning American Historical past for her citizenship check, exploring American Historical past from an immigrant’s perspective. Even with this new strategy, each forged and the Wibberleys expressed their hope for Nicholas Cage to join the project in the future. If the persistent rumors a few third Nationwide Treasure film are proper, we is likely to be seeing extra of Ben Gates on this franchise but.
For now, although, catch a behind-the-scenes unique take a look at Nationwide Treasure: Fringe of Historical past under.
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