Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, is a 2022 American murder mystery film. This film is written and directed by Rian Johnson, who co-produces it with Ram Bergman. In a standalone sequel to Knives Out (2019), Daniel Craig reprises his role as Benoit Blanc, a master detective taking on a new case.
The Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery also Characters a new ensemble cast consisting of Edward Norton, Janelle Monáe, Kathryn Hahn, Leslie Odom Jr., Jessica Henwick, Madelyn Cline, Kate Hudson, and Dave Bautista.
While promoting Knives Out in 2019, Johnson hinted at the possibility of a sequel. In 2020, it was confirmed he was working on a story with Craig set to reprise his role.
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery Characters List
Here is the complete list of Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery Characters and cast:
- Daniel Craig as Benoit Blanc
- Edward Norton as Miles Bron
- Kate Hudson as Birdie Jay
- Dave Bautista as Duke Cody
- Janelle Monáe as Andi Brand
- Kathryn Hahn as Claire Debella
- Leslie Odom Jr. as Lionel Toussaint
- Jessica Henwick as Peg
- Madelyn Cline as Whiskey
- Noah Segan as Derol
- Jackie Hoffman as Ma
- Dallas Roberts as Devon Debella
- Ethan Hawke as Efficient Man
- Hugh Grant as Phillip
- Stephen Sondheim as self Stephen Sondheim
- Natasha Lyonne as self Natasha Lyonne
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as self Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
- Serena Williams as Serena Williams
A gathering of friends on a Greek island turns deadly in the new trailer for Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery. Detective Benoit Blanc, played once again by Daniel Craig, teases an assassin in plain sight among the film’s star-studded cast.
In March 2021, Netflix bought the rights to two sequels to Knives Out for $469 million. Filming took place on the island of Spetses, Greece between June and July 2021, and continued outside of Greece until September.
Glass Onions: A Knives Out Mystery had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 10, 2022, and is scheduled for a one-week limited theatrical release on November 23, 2022, before its streaming release on December 23, 2022, on Netflix.