Amazon MGM Studios is thrilled to release some new photos for The Beekeeper, an upcoming American action thriller film directed by the acclaimed David Ayer and written by Kurt Wimmer. The star-studded cast includes Jason Statham, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Josh Hutcherson, Bobby Naderi, Minnie Driver, Phylicia Rashad, and Jeremy Irons. Scheduled for its theatrical debut on January 12, 2024, this high-octane cinematic experience promises to captivate audiences worldwide.
The Beekeeper tells the gripping tale of Mr. Clay, portrayed by Jason Statham, a former operative of the clandestine organization Beekeepers. Motivated by a personal tragedy, Mr. Clay embarks on a relentless quest for revenge against the company responsible for his friend and neighbor's demise following a tragic phishing scam incident.
The film, produced by Miramax and Jason Statham himself, attracted attention in August 2021 when the casting announcement was made. The distinguished director David Ayer joined the project in May 2022, bringing his signature style to the production. Principal photography commenced in September 2022 in the United Kingdom, with notable scenes shot at Tyringham Hall in October. Filming concluded in December of the same year.
Distribution rights for The Beekeeper were acquired by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) for the United States and select international territories in August 2022. Sky Cinema secured the rights for the United Kingdom in February 2023. The film is set to release under the Amazon MGM Studios banner on January 12, 2024, in conventional theaters, Dolby Cinema, and IMAX.
In The Beekeeper, audiences can expect an adrenaline-fueled journey as one man's personal vendetta expands into a high-stakes battle with national consequences. Unraveling the secrets of the powerful and covert organization known as Beekeepers, this action-packed thriller promises to deliver a gripping narrative with intense performances from its stellar ensemble cast.
As the countdown begins to the theatrical release on January 12, 2024, Amazon MGM Studios invites audiences worldwide to buckle up for a rollercoaster ride of suspense, revenge, and unexpected twists in The Beekeeper.
One man's revenge takes on a national dimension after he reveals himself to be a former agent of a powerful underground organization known as the Beekeepers.
Directed by David Ayer
Written by Kurt Wimmer
Produced by Bill Block, David Ayer, Chris Long, Jason Statham, Kurt Wimmer
Starring Jason Statham, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Josh Hutcherson, Bobby Naderi, Minnie Driver, Phylicia Rashad, Jeremy Irons
Cinematography : Gabriel Beristain
Edited by Geoffrey O'Brien
Music by Dave Sardy, Jared Michael Fry
Production companies : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Miramax, Cedar Park Studios Punch Palace Productions
Distributed by Amazon MGM Studios
Release date : January 12, 2024 (United States)
Photos : Copyright Amazon MGM Studios