'Free Guy': Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailers and More

'Free Guy': Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailers and More

Ryan Reynolds stars as a bank teller who realizes he is a background character in an open-world video game. 'Free Guy' is coming to theaters in August.

Ryan Reynolds dons a blue shirt as he tries to save the video game world he lives in on this upcoming sci-fi comedy film, 'Free Guy'.

We have been eagerly anticipating the release of the film since last year. Unfortunately, the Coronavirus pandemic has put a raincheck on the film's release.

The movie is directed by Shawn Levy, whose previous credits include 'Big Fat Liar,' 'Cheaper by the Dozen,' the 'Night at the Museum' series, and 'Stranger Things'.

After getting delayed several times, 'Free Guy' has seemingly cemented its final 2021 release date.

Here is everything you need to know about 'Free Guy.'

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When Will 'Free Guy' Release?

'Free Guy' is now coming to theaters on August 13, 2021, distributed by 20th Century Studios.

'Free Guy' was supposed to release in July 2020, but just like most films scheduled to come out last year, it got delayed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The film's release date has got shuffled numerous times. The release date then moved to December 11, 2020, and was delayed again for May 21, 2021. However, in March 2021, it was announced that the film will be delayed once more. 'Free Guy' is currently scheduled for an August 13, 2021 release.

Hopefully, this is going to be the final release date for the sci-fi comedy flick.

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What Is The Plot Of 'Free Guy'?

Ryan Reynolds stars as Guy, a non-playable character in the open-world video game Free City.

He works as a bank teller living a mundane life that includes getting robbed at work every single day.

One day, Guy's ordinary world gets shaken after he decides to deviate from his normal actions. He stood against a bank robber and took his special glasses in the process. The glasses allow him to see the world in the same way that regular players of the Free City see.

One day, he sees Molotov Girl a video game character played by Milly. She tells Guy that he lives in the video game world and that none of it is real.

This sudden awareness has made Guy determined to become the hero of his own story. Soon, his actions quickly caught the public's attention. Upon knowing that the developers are planning to shut down the game, Guy and Milly race against time to save the world he's in.

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Who Is Cast In 'Free Guy'?

Ryan Reynolds stars as Guy, the NPC wearing a blue shirt that will eventually find out about the reality of the game world he is living in.

Jodie Comer stars as Milly, a player of the video game Free City. She takes up the avatar of Molotov Girl and will meet Guy in the game world. The two will embark on an adventure to save Free City.

The rest of the cast list includes Lil Rel Howery as Buddy, Utkarsh Ambudkar as Mouser, Joe Keery as Keys Taika Waititi as Antoine, and Camille Kostek as Bombshell.

Is There An Official Trailer For 'Free Guy'? 

Yes, 20th Century Studious has already released two trailers for 'Free Guy' so far. You can check them out below. 



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