Carmen, Juni, and the remainder of the Cortez household are again for one more butt-kicking spy journey. In April, Netflix introduced that Robert Rodriguez, the unique director of the 2000s motion movies, signed on to put in writing and direct an upcoming “Spy Kids” reboot film. Skydance Media optioned the movie rights to Netflix with the intention of reimagining the spy thriller for a contemporary viewers, based on Selection.

Formally titled “Spy Kids: Armageddon,” the brand new undertaking would be the fifth installment within the “Spy Kids” franchise, following the unique 2001 “Spy Kids” and it is three sequels: “Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams,” “Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over,” and “Spy Kids: All the Time in the World.” For those who’ve ever stared off into the gap pondering the complexities of Steve Buscemi’s deeply existential quote in “Spy Kids 2,” or in case you’re nonetheless ready on that immediate Glad Meal microwave to hit the market, preserve studying to search out out extra concerning the upcoming “Spy Kids” reboot.

What Is the “Spy Kids” Reboot About?

Netflix has not revealed the plot for its untitled “Spy Kids” reboot. But when it is something just like the 4 films within the present franchise, we will anticipate unknown creatures, high-tech spy devices, and an all-star forged.

“Spy Kids: Armageddon” Forged

“Spy Kids: Armageddon” will star Gina Rodriguez and Zachary Levi as a husband-and-wife spy duo. Their kids, performed by Everly Carganilla and Connor Esterson, shortly catch on to their dad and mom’ involvement on this planet of espionage and observe of their footsteps because the title spy youngsters. Further forged members embody Billy Magnussen, DJ Cotrona, Fabiola Andújar, Neal Kodinsky,
Heath Younger, and Geoff Todd.

The unique 2001 “Spy Kids” film, directed by Robert Rodriguez, starred Alexa PenaVega (Carmen Cortez) and Daryl Sabara (Juni Cortez) as the primary brother-sister spy duo. When Carmen, Juni, and several other different spy youngsters are kidnapped by kids’s tv host Fegan Floop, performed by Alan Cumming, and changed with a military of robotic kids, their dad and mom, Gregorio Cortez (Antonio Banderas) and Ingrid Cortez (Carla Gugino) infiltrate Floop’s fort to avoid wasting them. The movie additionally stars Cheech Marin as Carmen and Juni’s uncle Felix Gumm, Danny Trejo as Gregorio’s older brother, Machete, and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’s” Tony Shaloub as Alexander Minion, a genetically mutated villain and Floop’s assistant.

Because the franchise grew, extra acquainted faces signed on for the sequels, together with Steve Buscemi (Romero), Emily Osment (Gerti Giggles), Taylor Holland (Helga Avellán) as Ingrid’s mother, Ricardo Montalbán (Valentin Avellán) as Ingrid’s dad, Taylor Momsen (President’s Daughter), Salma Hayek (Cesca Giggles), Elijah Wooden (The Man), Sylvester Stalone (Toymaker), Jessica Alba (Marissa Wilson), Rowan Blanchard (Rebecca Wilson), and extra. Earlier forged members haven’t commented on whether or not they’ll be reprising their roles.

“Spy Kids: Armageddon” Premiere Date

On July 31, Netflix introduced that the “Spy Kids” reboot will premiere on September 22.

“Spy Kids: Armageddon” Teaser Trailer

Netflix shared a glimpse on the trendy “Spy Kids” universe in a YouTube video posted on July 31. “Hey, kiddos. If you’re here now, that means something has gone terribly wrong,” Rodriguez’s character says in a video message firstly of the teaser. The video shortly cuts to a sequence of fights, explosions, and distinctive missions harking back to the unique movies. “We have to find Mom and Dad, stop the bad guys, and save the world,” Carganilla’s character says earlier than she and her onscreen brother race off in full spy gear to execute their mission. Watch the complete teaser video above.