Dakota Fanning has been cast alongside Denzel Washington in ‘The Equalizer 3’. The American vigilante action film directed by Antoine Fuqua, The film is loosely based on the 1980s TV series of the same title. The third sequel will be written by Richard Wenk and produced by Escape Artists’ Academy Award nominee Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal, Steve Tisch, and Washington.
The Equalizer 3 plot details are kept under wraps, The Equalizer series, directed by Fuqua and starring Washington. , The Equalizer earned over $194 million worldwide, and the sequel in 2018, grossed over $190 million worldwide.
The Equalizer film series introduced us to ex-Marine, Robert McCall. Without giving too much away, the first film saw Robert protecting a teenage prostitute from brutal members of the Russian mafia while the second saw him seeking revenge on the people who murdered his friend. The first was based on the 1980s CBS hit series of the same name, and both films were box office hits with the first bringing in $194 million globally and the second raking in $190 million globally. (Via Collider)
Fanning is now working on limited series for Showtime, Steve Zaillian’s adaptation of Ripley, opposite Andrew Scott, and she was previously seen reprising the role of “Sarah Howard” in season 2 of The Alienist: Angel Of Darkness.
The Equalizer 3 will hit theaters on September 1, 2023.