Business14 June 2021
Netflix has acquired the global rights to Canadian sci-fi sequel Code 8: Part II from Collective Pictures
Director: Jeff Chan
Writers: Chris Paré and Jeff Chan, Sherren Lee and Jesse LaVercombe
Producers: Jeff Chan, Robbie Amell, Stephen Amell, Chris Paré
Executive Producers: XYZ Films
Production Company: Collective Pictures
Cast: Robbie Amell (Upload) and Stephen Amell (Arrow) reprising their roles from the first film, Code 8
Synopsis: After witnessing the murder of her brother and subsequent cover up, a teenage girl with abnormal abilities seeks the help of an ex-con (Robbie Amell) and his former partner-in-crime (Stephen Amell). Together, they face a unit of corrupt police officers who deploy advanced robotic technology to prevent themselves from being exposed.
The film will shoot in Canada later this year and be released globally by Netflix.