If you’re not quite satisfied with crime dramas, be prepared because the movie franchise is coming back to finish the story it left behind. The True To The Crime Franchise, which debuted in 2017, remains strong in reference to the books of the same name by Teri Brooks. Now True To The Game 3 is here to continue the story. Staying true to the context, the film serves as a perfect crime thriller involving elements of romance as well. The storyline that continues to carry similar ideas along with the acting of Columbus Short is something to behold. So after leaving True To The Game: Gena’s story in the middle. The stakes are high in the third sequel as it sees the characters battling against time. This time David Wolfgang is in the director’s chair, joining Manny Halley, Yolanda Halley, and Rodney Turner II as producers.
The True To The Game trilogy for the last two films has followed a one-way direct storyline. Tells the story of Quadir, who used to be a crime lord but now changes his way of life. Finally facing the challenges of a new life and love in their midst. But new changes come at a price as he has to hunt together with love where he sees his new life. Where that would leave him would be followed in True To The Game 3, picking up rights on the cliffhanger of the second film. Quadir’s return from the dead. How did it happen? What will happen to Gena, and what is Jerrell’s next move? Let’s take a look at everything we know about True To The Game 3 piece by piece.
True To The Game 3 Release Date
True To The Game 3 will be released on August 13, 2021 in the United States. The film will be released in limited theaters with all safety precautions taken. The film serves as the sequel to the second film in the current True To The Game trilogy. The first film entitled “True To The Game” was originally released on September 8, 2017. It was followed by a sequel entitled “True to the Game 2: Gena’s Story. The second film ends on an open note leaving another film to follow to continue the story. All three films take their cues from the Teri Brooks Novels of the same name. You can stream the first two films in the True To The Game trilogy available for streaming on streaming Amazon Prime.
Plot – There is a Total of 72 Hours
According to True To The Game 3’s official synopsis, the trilogy will pick up after Quadir reveals himself to Gena. The first film in a trilogy sees powerful drug lord Quadir trying to make a new life for himself. Finally fell in love with a girl named Gena. But Quadir’s past life didn’t leave him, constantly bothering him leaving his new relationship hurt. The scenario eventually saw his rival Jerrell shoot Quadir. The second film in the trilogy, as in True to the Game: Gena’s Story sees Gena unknowingly fall in love with Jerrell, the man behind Quadir’s previous love death. The scenario eventually leads him to find out until the not-so-dead Quadir makes his presence felt to save him.
The third film continues in the same place as Gena finds out about her savior, Quadir. Now he had a total of 72 hours to return to Bria and Gah Git and inform them of his next plans. But the thing is, it’s not as easy as it seems. While Gena continues to carry out her plan, we have the FBI behind us bringing it all together. Joining them are none other than Detective Davis and Grant. But they wanted something more, which came in the form of money.
Saleem on the other hand is on his way to reach Jerrell, which comes at a cost. Now the question remains whether Gena is out in time to meet Bria and Gah Git. Plus, at the same time the following team left the city. Plus, with Jerrell having his sights right on Quadir’s back, was it worth it for him to let Gena go back to Philly. It’s all about timing and who makes the most of it by sticking around and staying true to the game. As of yet, there is no official trailer for True To The Game 3, but so far it looks promising.
Cast Joins the Third Installment
True To The Game 3 will see most of the cast from the previous two films return. Columbus Short joins the film as Quadir Richards along with Erica Peeples as Gena Hollins, Andra Fuller as Jerrell Jackson, Jeremy Meeks as Saleem, Jeremy Miller as Detective Derek, and Kinyumba Mutakkabir as Detective Mike. Also joining the cast are Starlett DuPois as Gah-Git and Iyana Halley as Bria. Apart from them, we can also see Malike Barnhardt as Titus, Omar Gooding as Nino, Harvey B. Jackson as Phil Daughtery, Niata “Lil Mama” Kirkland as Alia, Kris D. Lofton as Terell, Darius McCray as Detective Joe. Last joining the cast were Lisa Renee Pits as Viola and Paul Saucido as Carlos.
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