The Takeover 2
One of Netflix’s latest crime dramas, The Takeover draws you into the world of hacking. The film is a fast-paced thriller packed with criminal organizations and evil British villains. Apart from some logic lapses and a few clichés, the film is an easy choice for a cosy movie night with take-out.
If you enjoyed The Takeover then you’re probably looking for any news of a sequel. Well, you’re in the right place. Read on to find out everything about the sequel, as known at the time of writing.
What is The Takeover about?
Mel Bandison is a tech expert by day and an ethical hacker by night. When she takes up a job to inspect a self-driving bus, she finds a pipeline inserted by some hackers and puts a stop to it immediately. However, this one act puts her life in danger. All of a sudden, Mel finds herself being hunted down by a criminal organisation. To make things worse, they release fake footage of her killing a man, which makes her a target for the police as well.
Does Mel manage to prove her innocence and take down the bad guys? You can find out what happened in our Ending Explained article.
Will there be a sequel to The Takeover?
At the time of writing, there has been no official news about a sequel for The Takeover. There are a lot of different factors to consider, from the number of views and popularity of the film to the cast’s availability and the production house’s decisions. So it can a while before a decision is made.
What could The Takeover 2 be about?
Should there be a sequel, The Takeover 2 could go in a number of directions. The final scene leaves Mel with the vast network that Buddy built and left for her. He mentions in his pre-recorded video message, that she can use it to change the world. She could take on multinationals, billionaires, and even corrupt government agents. The Takeover 2 could pick up any of these storylines and give us another enjoyable thriller.
When could The Takeover 2 be released?
If the sequel is greenlighted soon then it’s possible the movie will hit screens by end of 2023. However, things like this usually take time so it’s more realistic to look at a 2024 release.
There has been no official statement regarding a sequel yet, so this is all speculation. Of course, it would be great to watch Holly Mae Brood in the role of Mel once again, so, fingers crossed!
Would you like to see The Takeover 2? What do you think should happen in the sequel? What did you think of the first movie? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!