Yes, you read that right! One of the most popular series, Teen Wolf, is being turned into a movie. Although the film isn’t releasing this year, the announcement was enough to excite the entire fandom. There’s no hiding that shows like Teen Wolf, The Vampire Diaries, or Twilight movies have some of the biggest fandoms. Maybe it’s because of the age-old obsession with attractive supernatural beings, or perhaps it’s because of the gripping plot and love triangles.
So when the upcoming teen drama Teen Wolf: The Movie was announced, fans couldn’t keep calm, and neither could we. The movie will be directed by Russell Mulcahy and written by Jeff Davis. Mulcahy and Davis are both Teen Wolf veterans, so we know that It have a lot to do with the TV series. Although a lot of the information about this movie is under wraps, here’s everything we know about it so far:
Eli’s got bigger problems than lacrosse if he’s going to follow in Derek’s footsteps. Teen Wolf: The Movie is streaming on @ParamountPlus January 26, 2023. #TeenWolfMovie pic.twitter.com/pnCBtYR9CY— TEEN WOLF (@MTVteenwolf) October 7, 2022
What is The Plot of Teen Wolf: The Movie?
We know that The Movie will be a continuation of the Teen Wolf series. However, there will be a significant time jump, possibly even a decade into the future. The movie will be based in Beacon Hills, California. When the film is set, Scott McCall is still alpha, and he must now protect his town and people from a new threat looming over them. Without a doubt, there will be several supernatural creatures in the movie; however, the main antagonist of Teen Wolf: The Movie will be one of the deadliest ones the fans have seen.
Many people wonder if they need to watch the entire series to understand the plot of the movie, and to that, we say yes and no. There’s a huge possibility that the end of season 6 of Teen Wolf might impact the film. However, the creators want this movie to be watched by people all over, even those who haven’t been fans. Our best bet is that the movie’s plot might be a continuation of the series, albeit it will have a story that will stand well on its own.
The Cast of Teen Wolf: The Movie
The cast might be one of the main reasons everyone is so thrilled about Teen Wolf: The Movie. It’s always exciting to see some of your favourite characters move from the small screen to the big screen, and hopefully, this movie will not disappoint. Tyler Posey, Colton Haynes, Tyler Hoechlin, Holland Roden and a few others will be reprising their roles for The Movie. There will be some surprises in the movie as well. However, fans are a little disappointed about the cast that won’t be returning for the film.
One of the main characters, Stiles Stilinski, played by Dylan O’Brien, will not return for Teen Wolf: The Movie. The series is what gave rise to Dylan O’Brien, and there’s no doubt that his presence will be missed in the film. However, in an interview with Variety, Dylan explains that his decision not to reprise his role was challenging. However, he wishes everyone the very best of luck with the film. Dylan also will be watching the movie on the night of its release, although he won’t be in it.
Is There a Trailer for Teen Wolf: The Movie?
We might not have a full-length trailer yet. However, Paramount+ has released a teaser trailer and a first-look clip, which has been more than enough for the fans. The teaser and first look glimpse at what we can expect from the movie. The film has been made with extensive production, special effects, and locations.
Teen Wolf series often had an intricate plot with several subplots, and we might also witness a similar pattern here. Nonetheless, the teaser looks extremely promising, and we will keep you updated when Paramount+ releases the full trailer.
Why Was There No Teen Wolf Season 7?
Although everyone was excited about the movie, people raised the question of why Teen Wolf didn’t just release season 7 to their 6 season series. The answer is simple and almost a little sad. Although it had a huge fan following, it didn’t always reflect the show’s ratings. What started as extremely popular with high ratings eventually began to lose its charm by the show’s end. Some people blame it on repetition, some on the complex plotlines that were almost too much to follow. Nonetheless, that led to the show coming to an end. But the creators weren’t done with it, so Teen Wolf: The Movie was born.
When and Where Can You Watch Teen Wolf: The Movie?
We saved the best and most anticipated question for the last. Sadly, Teen Wolf: The Movie will not be released in 2022. So there might be a little bit of a wait, but Teen Wolf will be available to watch on Paramount+ on January 26, 2023. We can’t think of a better way to start the new year! The film is most likely in its final stage of production, that is, the editing and the finishing touches; CGI takes some time. We’re sure it’ll be worth the wait.
If you’re just as excited as we are, you can head to Teen Wolf’s official Twitter page for more updates about Teen Wolf: The Movie. However, if you want it to be a surprise, that’s fine too! Please let us know your thoughts about the returning cast in the comments and what you think might happen in the movie.
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