The fifth installment of THE PURGE franchise is starting to take form and THR has reported that the challenge has discovered its male lead in Tenoch Huerta, who you may keep in mind because the notorious drug trafficker Rafael Caro Quintero in Netflix’s Narcos: Mexico. Huerta is about to star in THE PURGE 5 alongside Ana de la Reguera (ARMY OF THE DEAD).

In the meanwhile, not a lot is understood in regards to the newest PURGE sequel, however THR’s sources say that this movie will take the franchise out of its regular metropolitan setting whereas nonetheless coping with the identical class and race points the sequence has all the time tackled. The brand new movie might be directed by Everardo Gout, who has helmed episodes of Luke Cage, Banshee, The Terror, in addition to a lot of Nationwide Geographic’s Mars sequence, and the script will as soon as once more be written by sequence creator James DeMonaco, who has beforehand teased that it might be the tip of the sequence. “I’ve it in my head. I feel I’m going to write down it. I feel it’s a good way to finish all of it,” DeMonaco stated. “We wish to finish all of it, I feel, on this one, and I’m very excited. Once I got here up with the thought and pitched it to everyone, they appeared psyched, and I feel will probably be a extremely cool ending, how we take this one residence.” Along with the film franchise, there’s additionally a Purge TV sequence on USA Community which is at the moment in the course of its second season.

The fifth installment of THE PURGE franchise is already slated for a July 10, 2020 launch.