Invoice and Ted’s Glorious Journey
Followers have been asking for one more journey with the time-traveling, death-defying, hard-rocking duo of William “Invoice” S. Preston, Esq., and Ted “Theodore” Logan III — as performed by Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves, respectively — ever since 1991’s Invoice and Ted’s Bogus Journey. Greater than 25 years later, that movie seems to be on its method to screens in 2020, the place it’ll arrive beneath the title Invoice and Ted Face the Music.
Right here’s the whole lot we learn about Invoice and Ted Face the Music to date.
Invoice and Ted Face the Music screenwriter Ed Solomon has been a constant supply of peeks behind the digital camera throughout manufacturing on the movie, and the most recent replace presents a have a look at the return of a fan-favorite character from Invoice and Ted’s Bogus Journey: Dying.
@Wm_Sadler behind the scenes in Bogus Journey.. and final month behind the lunch desk in Face The Music. pic.twitter.com/E2sibssir4
— Ed Solomon (@ed_solomon) September three, 2019
A picture posted to Twitter by Solomon options actor William Sadler because the pale avatar of demise within the 1991 movie after which once more, behind the scenes, throughout manufacturing on Face the Music. If there’s one factor to glean from the images, it’s that Dying doesn’t seem to have aged very a lot over the previous couple of a long time.
It’s truly taking place. After years of rumors, delays, and near-cancellations, principal pictures has begun on Invoice and Ted Face the Music — and the solid and crew appear very excited.
Solomon broke the information on Twitter the weekend earlier than filming started, saying merely: “Monday. Crew name: 7:30. First shot: 9:00.” The official Invoice and Ted Twitter account confirmed Solomon’s report the following day, posting: “We start filming tomorrow [July 1], dude!”
Solomon went on to share some behind-the-scenes images on social media as soon as manufacturing began (and no, that’s not Reeves and Winter within the movie’s first shot).
Get together: on pic.twitter.com/ikum6Zowr3
— Ed Solomon (@ed_solomon) July 1, 2019
Thanks a lot to the followers of this film. We actually couldn’t have gotten this to occur with out you. pic.twitter.com/DOnFszRdTn
— Ed Solomon (@ed_solomon) July 1, 2019
The beginning of filming follows a flurry of last-minute casting bulletins. Based on Deadline, Jayma Mays (Glee) and Erinn Hayes (Common Hospital) would be the newest actresses to play Invoice and Ted‘s princesses (now, their wives), whereas Amy Stoch and Hal Landon Jr. will reprise their roles as Invoice’s mother and Ted’s dad, respectively. Anthony Carrigan, who lately broke into the limelight as Barry‘s NoHo Hank, will play Face the Music‘s principal villain.
Dude, these are our youngsters!
Invoice and Ted can have some firm on their subsequent journey, with actresses Brigette Lundy-Paine and Samara Weaving taking part in every character’s daughter, respectively.
Meet the world's most glorious daughters! Invoice's daughter, Thea Preston, performed by @Sweaving, and Ted's daughter, Billie Logan, performed by Brigette Lundy-Paine. Who’s able to Face the Music?? ⚡️???? #BillAndTed pic.twitter.com/dl6GYzp4oG
— Invoice & Ted three (@BillandTed3) June 5, 2019
The movie’s official Twitter account posted a photograph of the actresses juxtaposed with Winter and Reeves from the primary Invoice & Ted film as a way to showcase the similarities between the 2 generations of Wyld Stallyns.
Lundy-Paine (The Glass Fort) will painting Billie Logan (Ted’s daughter), whereas Weaving (The Babysitter) will play Thea Preston (Invoice’s daughter).
Again on the highway
Excellent news, dudes. After some uncertainty, it seems like Invoice and Ted Face the Music is a go. In a video posted in March, Reeves and Winter confirmed that Face the Music will begin filming in summer time 2019, with a theatrical launch scheduled for summer time 2020.
The world is about to get much more glorious. Watch this particular announcement out of your two favourite dudes! eight.21.20 ????⚡️ pic.twitter.com/miOtBhinlC
— Invoice & Ted three (@BillandTed3) March 20, 2019
Reeves and Winter gained’t be the one Wyld Stallyns signing on for the reunion tour, both. The official Invoice and Ted Twitter account confirmed that William Sadler, who portrayed the board-game taking part in Dying in Invoice and Ted’s Bogus Journey, will slip again into his robes for the sequel.
So very bogus
Two months after the title was formally confirmed for Invoice and Ted Face the Music and the undertaking appeared prefer it was gaining momentum, the long-awaited sequel appeared to hit a velocity bump. Chatting with Yahoo Leisure, Reeves indicated the movie’s future was doubtful as a result of points with financing and rights, amongst different tough parts.
“I don’t know if [Bill and Ted Face the Music] is a actuality,” he stated. “We’ve been making an attempt for a very long time to get that movie made, and it nonetheless has its challenges. … A part of it’s enterprise stuff — financing, rights, offers. Nothing creatively.”
Invoice & Ted’s Glorious Journey
Nonetheless, followers know Invoice and Ted have cheated demise up to now, and appear to be they’re going to take action once more, now that Invoice and Ted Face the Music is again on.
Based on Comingsoon, Invoice and Ted Face the Music formally entered pre-production in Might 2018. MGM owns the rights to the movie and can deal with the U.S. launch beneath the Orion Footage banner. In the meantime, Bloom Media started purchasing the movie internationally through the Cannes Movie Pageant.
A really glorious director
The movie’s title was revealed in a March 2018 function in Leisure Weekly that reunited Winter and Reeves with screenwriters Chris Matheson and Solomon, who penned the primary two movies. Based on Winter, the movie has greater than only a title, too.
“We went out and located a director,” revealed Winter. “Dean Parisot, who we love, did Galaxy Quest, which is a masterpiece.”
Based on Solomon, Steven Soderbergh is at the moment hooked up as a producer on the movie, together with authentic franchise producer Scott Kroopf. Speak of a possible third movie dates again years, however after a long time of uncertainty, the movie lastly appeared to be transferring ahead.
Including to the sudden closer-than-ever really feel of Invoice and Ted Face the Music is the information that there’s even some casting within the works past Winter and Reeves’ iconic slacker heroes. Solomon indicated that William Sadler, who performed the Grim Reaper in Bogus Journey, will reprise the function for Face the Music.
“We hope to shut a cope with some financiers,” Solomon stated. “Hopefully inside the subsequent month or so, we’ll have information that can stick.”
The story, dude
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As for the plot of the movie, the quartet plans to discover Invoice and Ted’s lives lengthy after they have been anticipated to avoid wasting the world with their music, however by no means fairly bought round to it. Nonetheless struggling to create the musical masterpiece that can form their lives and convey about peace, prosperity, and happiness for a complete world (after which some), Invoice and Ted discover themselves fearing what their lack of ability to craft that final tune would possibly imply for the long run.
“You’re informed you’re gonna save the world,” defined Matheson. “And now you’re 50 and also you haven’t finished it. Now they’re married, and it impacts their marriages, and it impacts their relationships with their children, and it impacts their the whole lot.”
“All people’s a bit of older now,” added Reeves. “A bit of afraid.”
Up to date on September 5, 2019: Added a behind-the-scenes picture of William Sadler from filming on the undertaking.