Andrew Scott Joins Star-Studded Cast for ‘Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery’ – Production Set for 2025 Release

Los Angeles, California – Actor Andrew Scott has been announced as the latest addition to the star-studded cast of the upcoming film “Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery.” Joining fellow actors Josh O’Connor and Cailee Spaeny, Scott’s involvement in the project has generated much excitement among fans and industry insiders alike. Renowned filmmaker Rian Johnson is set to direct the film, which he also penned, marking his return to the beloved franchise.

While specific plot details remain under wraps, anticipation for the movie is already high following the success of the previous installment, “Glass Onion,” which premiered in 2022. Starring Daniel Craig as the iconic detective Benoit Blanc, the film was a major hit on Netflix, setting the stage for the lucrative sequel deal that led to the production of “Wake Up Dead Man.”

Scheduled to begin filming next month, the release of “Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery” is slated for 2025, promising fans another thrilling installment in the popular franchise. Scott’s recent acclaimed performances in projects like Netflix’s “Ripley” and Searchlight’s “All Of Us Strangers” have solidified his status as a rising star in the industry, attracting attention and acclaim from critics and audiences alike.

Represented by top agencies including CAA and United Agents, Scott’s latest career move has garnered significant buzz within the entertainment community. As details of the film continue to emerge, fans eagerly await further updates on what promises to be a must-see addition to the “Knives Out” series.