Earlier today Paramount Pictures announced the release dates for the next three movies in their long running Transformers movie franchise. The franchise, which has amassed $3.77 billion in worldwide bx office earnings brings the Hasbro manufactured toys and cartoon characters that were highly popular during the 1980's. According to Deadline the next, fifth instalment which will be directed (allegedly for the last time) by Michael Bay and will also see the return of Mark Wahlberg as lead character Cade Yaeger, and has been scheduled for a June 23rd 2017 release, with its sequel to be released June 8th 2018 and the seventh movie set for a June 28th 2019 release date. Reportedly an eighth movie is also in development, with a 2020 release date looking the moat likely.
These release dates have come about from Akiva Goldsmans team of creative writers, whom were tasked with extending the widely successful franchise into an extended universe, as has become the recent trend in Hollywood.
Transformers: The Last Knight June 23rd, 2017
More about Transformers: The Last Knight (movie)
The Last Knight shatters the core myths of the Transformers franchise, and redefines what it means to be a hero. Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Saving our world falls upon the shoulders of an unlikely alliance: Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg); Bumblebee; an English Lord (Sir Anthony Hopkins); and an Oxford Professor (Laura Haddock).
There comes a moment in everyone’s life when we are called upon to make a difference. In Transformers: The Last Knight, the hunted will become heroes. Heroes will become villains. Only one world will survive: theirs, or ours.
Directed by Michael Bay, Transformers: The Last Knight's release date is June 23rd, 2017.
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