Betty Gabriel, Edwin Hodge, Kyle Secor, JJ Soria, Mykelti Williamson and Elizabeth Mitchell have joined the cast of the third film in “The Purge” series at Universal Pictures and Blumhouse.Productions.
The latest installment in the micro budget horror series will continue the story of the one night a year of government-sanctioned anarchy in which murder is legal and nobody can help you. James DeMonaco returns to direct while Frank Grillo already is set to reprise his role from the second film.
The film is about to begin filming in Rhose Island ahead of a July 1st 2016 release through Universal. The first two films in series cost a combined $12 million, but together have grossed $200 million worldwide – effectively ensuring a third film is on the way.