Paramount has announced a release date for the next installment of the ‘Transformers’ franchise. The film is scheduled for June 24, 2022.
The studio currently has multiple Transformers projects in the works: Joby Harold (Army of the Dead) and James Vanderbilt (Zodiac) have been tapped to write separate scripts in the story universe, while the studio is also moving forward with an animated prequel directed by Josh Cooley (Toy Story 4), with a script co-written by Andrew Barrer and Gabriel Ferrari (the Ant-Man franchise).
Separately, the studio has tweaked its platform release of Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7. The film by Aaron Sorkin’s will have a limited release on September 25, 2020, going wide on October 16. The film follows the 1969 trial of seven people charged with conspiracy by the federal government and stars Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Frank Langella.