Oscar-winning filmmaker Jordan Peele’s third feature film has been titled Nope. Peele revealed the new film’s title by posting the official poster on his social media accounts on thurday.
The poster reveals a cloud at night with a kite flag tail of different colors attached, above a lit mountainside town with dark stormy weather up.
Nope reunites Peele with his Get Out star Daniel Kaluuya, who recently won an Oscar for best- supporting actor for his performance in Judas and Black Messiah. The movie will also star Hustlers actor Keke Palmer and Steven Yeun of Minari fame.
Nope is scheduled to be released in the US on July 22, 2022, by Universal Pictures.
Peele has emerged as one of the most successful directors in the horror genre in the recent years. His directional debut movie Get Out, released in 2017, was one the most acclaimed movies that year, earning USD 255 million on a USD 4.5 million budget.
Peele later earned the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay while the movie recieved four nominations including the Best Picture and Best Director for Peele.
He released another film after that in the genre in US, which came out in 2019 and featured Lupita Nyong’o in the lead.