Pacific Rim Uprising : Science-fiction action film written and directed by Steven S. DeKnight in his feature-film directorial debut and co-written by Emily Carmichael, Kira Snyder, and T.S. Nowlin. This is the sequel to the 2013 film Pacific Rim by Guillermo del Toro. It stars John Boyega and Scott Eastwood.
Boyega is the rebellious Jake Pentecost, no longer a promising Jaeger pilot whose legendary father gave his life to secure victory for humanity’s against Kaiju. Abandoning his training Jake is now involved in the criminal underworld. A chance to live up to his father’s legacy one last time is presented when an even more unstoppable threat is unleashed to destroy cities and cripple the world.
Initial release: 23 March 2018 (UK)
Producers: John Boyega, Guillermo del Toro, Thomas Tull, Femi Oguns
Image credit: Universal Pictures