‘Prey’ Trailer: Latest ‘Predator’ Film Reminds That “It Lives To Hunt”

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UPDATED with full trailer, 9:57 AM: 20th Century Studios released the first full trailer and the new poster for Predator spinoff Prey this morning. The pic launches August 5 on Hulu. Have a look at the video above and the key art and first teaser below, along with details of the movie.

PREVIOUSLY, MAY 16: 20th Century Studios announced today that its action-thriller Prey, marking the newest entry in the Predator franchise, will debut exclusively on Hulu in the U.S. on August 5th, unspooling as a Star+ Original in Latin America, and as a Star Original on Disney+ in all other territories.

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‘Prey’ - Credit: 20th Century Studios
‘Prey’ - Credit: 20th Century Studios

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Set in the Comanche Nation 300 years ago, Prey tells the story of a young woman, Naru (Amber Midthunder), a fierce and highly skilled warrior. She has been raised in the shadow of some of the most legendary hunters who roam the Great Plains, so when danger threatens her camp, she sets out to protect her people. The prey she stalks, and ultimately confronts, turns out to be a highly evolved alien predator with a technically advanced arsenal, resulting in a vicious and terrifying showdown between the two adversaries.

Dan Trachtenberg (The Boys, 10 Cloverfield Lane) directed the film from a script by Patrick Aison (Jack Ryan). John Davis (The Predator) and Jhane Myers (Monsters of God) produced, with Lawrence Gordon (Watchmen), Marty Ewing (It Chapter Two), James E. Thomas, John C. Thomas and Marc Toberoff (Fantasy Island) serving as executive producers.

‘Prey’ - Credit: 20th Century Studios
‘Prey’ - Credit: 20th Century Studios

20th Century Studios

In bringing the film to life, providing an accurate portrayal of the Comanche, which would rings true to Indigenous peoples, was key. Myers, an acclaimed filmmaker, Sundance Fellow and member of the Comanche nation herself, is known for her attention and dedication to films surrounding the Comanche and Blackfeet nations and her passion for honoring the legacies of the Native communities. As a result, the film features a cast comprised almost entirely of Native and First Nation’s talent, including Midthunder (The Ice Road), newcomer Dakota Beavers, Stormee Kipp (Sooyii), Michelle Thrush (The Journey Home) and Julian Black Antelope (Tribal).

Here is the official post for Prey; below that is the first teaser:

. - Credit: 20th Century Studios
. - Credit: 20th Century Studios

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