To celebrate the tenth anniversary, fans of Attack the block will be pleased to know that another episode is on the way. And the best news? John Boyega returns to the lead role, with Joe Cornish in the director’s chair again.
Deadline Reports That Studiocanal, Film4, Complete Fiction Pictures & UpperRoom Productions Will Bring The Whole Team Attack the block 2 to life. Boyega returns as Moses, while Cornish will direct and write the script for this sequel.
In the original 2011 film, a gang of tough city kids led by Moses (Boyega) and an unfortunate young woman form an unlikely alliance as they try to defend themselves and their city from an invasion of ferocious aliens.
‘It’s been a decade Attack the block was released, and so much has changed since then, ”said Boyega. “I am excited to see this lofty story return to the streets of London. Moses has remained one of my favorite characters to play, and it is a great honor to bring him back. “
“I am delighted that we are officially returning to the world Attack the block on the tenth anniversary of the film’s release, ”added Cornish. “I can’t wait to work with John again so that the public gets an even greater share of the inner-world alien action.”