Castle Rock Entertainment has announced that it will produce a sequel to The Secrets of Wind River , Taylor Sheridan ‘s thriller starring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen .
The film, titled Wind River: The Next Chapter , will be directed by Kari Skogland ( The Falcon and the Winter Soldier ) and starring Martin Sensmeier , who will reprise the role of Chip Hanson.
Wind River Secrets centered on Corey Lambert (Renner), a hunter who helped FBI agent Jane Banner (Olsen) investigate the murder of a woman on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming. In the sequel, a series of unsolved ritual murders threw the reservation into terror. The FBI enlists the help of Hanson, a tracker who works for the hunting and fishing department and finds himself embroiled in a desperate and risky battle between authorities, a vigilante and the reserve he calls home.
Patrick Massett and John Zinman ( Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Gold ) wrote the script. The film will be produced by Matthew George for Castle Rock Entertainment and Acacia Filmed Entertainment, and by Basil Iwanyk and Erica Lee for Thunder Road Pictures. Rob Reiner, Michele Reiner, Derrick Rossi, Jonathan Fuhrman, Courtney Shepard and Hernan Narea will be executive producers.
Written and directed by Taylor Sheridan, Wind River’s Secrets was a success with both critics and audiences, and grossed $ 44 million worldwide from a budget of 11. It’s unclear at this point if we’ll see again. some other characters from the first film, even if it seems to understand that Wind River: The Next Chapter will be a spin-off rather than a real sequel.