Before you find out how it all ends for Alice, check out a few fun Resident Evil: The Final Chapter Trivia facts! Theoretically, this should be the last time she has to battle the zombies! Then again, we’ve seen other horror movies claim to be closing out the story, only to reboot the entire franchise a year later, so really, who knows if this is truly the last time we’ll see Alice fight the Umbrella Corporation! For now, check out this trivia about the “final” flick!
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter Movie Trivia
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter is an upcoming science fiction action horror movie that will be in theaters on January 27, 2017. It is the 6th and final installment of the movie franchise and the sequel to the 2012 Resident Evil: Retribution. Here are some interesting trivia about the movie.
There is a TV series that is currently being planned, following the final installment of the Resident Evil movie franchise, and will air sometime in 2018 or 2019.
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter was supposed to begin filming in the fall of 2013, with a theater release set for September 12, 2014. However, it was postponed due to Milla Jovovich being pregnant with her 2nd child. Jovovich gave birth to a daughter, Dashiel Edan, on April 1, 2015.
Filming began for the final installment on September 18, 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa and wrapped up on December 10, 2015 in Belhar, South Africa.
Bingbing Li, who played the role of Ada Wong in the 2012 installment Resident Evil: Retribution, was set to star in the final movie but ended up leaving production before the movie began filming because she was starring in another movie that was filming in China.
Several actors from previous Resident Evil movies were not invited to take part in the final installment. This included:
- Sienna Guillory- Played Jill Valentine in the 2nd, 4th and 5th
- Aryana Engineer- Played Becky in the 5th
- Spencer Locke- Played K-Mart in the 3rd and 4th
- Michelle Rodriguez- Played Rain Ocampo in the 1st and 5th
- Wentworth Miller- Played Chris Redfield in the 5th
- Johann Urb- Played Leon Kennedy in the 5th
Megan Charpentier, who played the role of the Red Queen in the 2012 movie Resident Evil: Retribution, had outgrown her role. In this final installment, the role was cast to Ever Gabo Anderson. She is the real-life daughter of Milla Jovovich and her husband, Paul W.S. Anderson, who directs the Resident Evil movies. Jovovich and Anderson were married on August 22, 2009.
There are several characters in Resident Evil: The Final Chapter that were never in any of the Resident Evil video games. This list includes:
- Alice- Even though Alice appears in all the movies, she was never a character in the video games.
- The Red Queen