Paramount Announces Release Date For Three Transformers Movies
Paramount announced released dates for three new Transformers sequels.
Transformers 5 will open on June 23, 2017; Transformers 6 will be released on June 8, 2018, followed by Transformers 7 on June 28, 2019. Update: Transformers 6 is a Bumblebee spinoff film.
In their article, Deadline notes Transformers 5 has been given the same release date as the Warner Bros. standalone Wonder Woman movie, and Transformers 6 is also due to be released the same time as Godzilla 2. The Transformers 7 release date is currently open.
In a recent interview, Michael Bay stated he would be directing Transformers 5, which would be his last; Mark Wahlberg has also stated he will be returning for Transformers 5.
Paramount is also said to be building a shared Transformers Universe as Akiva Goldsman was put in charge of a writers room to develop the three new Transformers films and possible spinoffs.
Recent Transformers news includes the announcement of the new mobile game, Transformers: Earth Wars, which features the voices of Peter Cullen and Frank Welker.