Rumors about the film based on Saints Row go since 2009, and now gamers got the official
What is known
According to Deadline, for the adaptation of "Holy Street"Felix will take Gary Gray, who has already directed "People in Black: International", "Friday" and "Fast and the Furious" 8. Greg Russo was put in the chair of the scriptwriter, who had already started restarting Mortal Kombat and Resident Evil, but had not yet remembered his own work. For the creation of the film will take the studio Fenix Studios, and will help Koch Media and Occupant Entertainment. Release date unknown.
Back to the past
For the first time a rapper spoke about Saints Row adaptation50 Cent before the release of the game Blood in the Sand, in which the performer became the main character. The artist said that he wanted to make a film based on the "Holy streets" and even received the approval of THQ, which soon went bankrupt, losing franchise rights. After the revival in the face of THQ Nordic, the company bought back their games, including Saints Row, and, it seems, decided to implement their plans.
Also recall that Deep Silver and Studio VolitionReleased Saints Row: The Third Trailer for Nintendo Switch. The game will be released on May 10 and will receive all the additions that have come out, as well as support for the online and local co-op.