Gerard Butler, Ric Roman Waugh Reteam for Action Thriller 'Night Has Fallen'

Ric Roman Waugh, Gerard Butler
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The latest installment of the 'Olympus Has Fallen' franchise is being launched at AFM.

Gerard Butler will be back for a fourth installment of the Olympus Has Fallen action franchise.

Ric Roman Waugh will direct Night Has Fallen, which Millennium Media is introducing at American Film Market, being held virtually this year.

London Has Fallen, released in 2016, and Angel Has Fallen, released in 2019, were the sequels that followed the 2013 hit.

Night reunites many of the creative team from Angel, inducing Waugh and screenwriter Robert Mark Kamen. Producing are G-BASE’s Alan Siegel and Butler, Eclectic Picture’s Heidi Jo Markel, Les Weldon and Millennium Media’s Jeffrey Greenstein, Jonathan Yunger, and Yariv Lerner.

The action movies center on Secret Service agent Mike Banning, who finds himself double-crossed, outgunned, and outmanned but always heroically prevails.

The movie series has proven to be one of the big action franchises from Millennium, which has previously produced The Expendable and The Mechanic titles. Night will be filmed at Millennium Media’s Nu Boyana Studios in Bulgaria and throughout Europe.

Exec producing the action thriller are Avi Lerner, Trevor Short and Boaz Davidson via Millennium and Christa Campbell and Lati Grobman of Campbell Grobman Films.

Butler is repped Gerard Butler is repped by CAA and Alan Siegel Entertainment. Waugh is repped by Range Media.