Due to Kong: Skull Island's recent rescheduling of its production start date from this fall towards the end of the year which resulted in the release date delay, both Michael Keaton (Birdman) and J.K. Simmons (Terminator: Genisys) have reportedly left the movie due to scheduling conflicts with other projects. Avengers and Thor:The Dark World star British actor Tom Hiddleston is still attached as the movies lead, with the movie reported to be set in 1971 Detroit as well as on the infamous prehistoric island of the movies title.
Kong: Skull Island March 10th, 2017
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Kong: Skull Island is a new King Kong film set in the new Legendary / Warner Brothers / Universal Pictures Kaiju cinematic universe. Acting as a blood relative and somewhat of a sequel to 2014's Godzilla, Skull Island will introduce King Kong like never before.
In March 2017, the producers of Godzilla transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.
When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King.
Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Kong: Skull Island's release date is March 10th, 2017.
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