Mila Kunis Joins All-Star Cast for Netflix’s New “Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery” – Exclusive Details Inside!

Los Angeles, California – Rian Johnson is set to expand his already star-studded cast for the next installment in the Knives Out franchise. Mila Kunis has now joined the ensemble, which includes Daniel Craig, in Netflix’s upcoming Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery. Other new additions to the cast include Josh O’Connor, Kerry Washington, Jeremy Renner, Glen Close, Cailee Spaeny, and Andrew Scott. Johnson will return as director and has penned the script for this latest installment.

While plot details remain undisclosed, the previous film in the series, Glass Onion, debuted in 2022 with Craig reprising his role as Blanc. Netflix secured a monumental $450 million deal for two sequels, with Wake Up Dead Man being the third movie in the franchise.

Known for its star-studded ensembles, the Knives Out series continues to attract A-list talent. Production for the new film is scheduled to begin next month, with Netflix aiming for a 2025 release date.

Mila Kunis, recognized for her roles in the Bad Moms franchise and her Oscar-nominated performance in Black Swan, will bring her talent to the upcoming film. Recently, she starred in and produced the adaptation of Luckiest Girl Alive. Kunis is represented by Curtis Talent Management, CAA, and Patti Felker.

The Knives Out franchise has gained a reputation for its clever storytelling and compelling characters, making the addition of Kunis to the cast an exciting development for fans. With filming set to commence soon, anticipation is high for Wake Up Dead Man and the mysteries that Benoit Blanc will unravel in this next chapter.