The success of Army of the Dead prompted Netflix to make a prequel spinoff called Army of Thieves, entrusted again to Zack Snyder, and now the streaming platform has released the first teaser trailer of the film.
The prequel promises to be more fun than the first film and will feature a German burglar named Ludwig Dieter.
A few months after the release of Army of the Dead, Netflix starts showing the first images of the prequel Army of Thieves with the first teaser trailer.
The new film will focus on the likeable German burglar Ludwig Dieter, played by Matthias Schweighöfer. The film will tell the story of the “young small-town bank teller, Dieter, who is dragged on an incredible adventure when a mysterious woman recruits him to join a group of criminals, the most wanted of Interpol, to try to break into a series of safes, among the most complex in Europe“.
The screenplay was written by Shay Hatten and based on a story by Snyder while the film is being directed Matthias Schweighöfer, protagonist of the film. In addition to him, in the cast we will find Nathalia Emmanuel, Guz Khan, Ruby O. Fee, Stuart Martin, Jonathan Cohen, Noemie Nakai, Peter Simonischek And John Bubniak.
The story will take place in Europe, while in America it will be grappling with the zombie epidemic. Army of Thieves, well ahead in production, should come up Netflix before the end of the year.