Showtime’s neo-noir crime series ‘Ray Donovan,’ narrated by Ann Biderman, is an enthralling intellectual trip that fluidly shifts between moods and tones. The tale follows Ray Donovan, a professional “fixer” who arranges evidence tampering, threats, bribes, payoffs, and other criminal acts for high-profile clients in Los Angeles and New York.
Ray is a precise and methodical worker who succeeds in his profession. He is also a family guy who enjoys spending time with his brother and children, and he and his wife have a tumultuous relationship. When Ray’s nasty father is abruptly freed from prison, trouble arrives at his doorstep.
The program has aired for seven seasons from its launch on June 30, 2013. It was praised by both the public and reviewers for its captivating idea and exceptional performances by Live Schreiber and Jon Voight, the latter of whom won a Golden Globe for his work on the program.
Following the show’s termination by the home network, fans are hoping to see Ray and his family on TV again after the cliffhanger finale of season 7. If you’re curious about the release date and other specifics of the rumored ‘Ray Donovan’ picture, we’ve got you covered.
Ray Donovan Movie Release Date
Season 7 of ‘Ray Donovan’ started on Showtime on November 17, 2019, and ended on January 19, 2020. The season is divided into 10 episodes, each lasting 45 to 60 minutes.
Despite a strong fan reaction, Showtime decided to cancel the critically praised program on February 4, 2020. The discontinuation of the program came as a surprise to many since the production network did not inform the showrunner or the fans. The position sparked outrage among supporters. Season 8 was expected to be the show’s last season, so fans rushed to social media to vent their displeasure at the cancellation announcement.
However, immediately after the program’s cancellation, Schreiber reassured viewers by saying that the show may be renewed. Showtime announced a feature film on February 24, 2021, that will wrap up the tale and lay the characters to rest.
According to reports, David Hollander will direct the picture based on a script he co-wrote with Liev Schreiber. In late 2021, production in New York will restart. If all goes according to plan, the feature-length film “Ray Donovan Season 8” will be released in 2022.
Ray Donovan Movie Cast: Who can be in it?
While we haven’t been given any details about the cast, we are certain that the original cast and crew will return to the set for a proper conclusion to the acclaimed tale. Ray Donovan’s titular character is played by Liev Schreiber, who is also working on the script.
Eddie Marsan will play Terry Donovan, Jon Voight will play Mickey Donovan, Dash Mihok will play Bunchy Donovan, and Pooch Hall will play Daryll Donovan. However, we have yet to learn if we will hear from the Sullivans again.
Ray Donovan Movie Plot: What can it be About?
We witness a fractured Donovan family reconciling with the past and moving on into an uncertain future in the closing minutes of ‘Ray Donovan’ season 7, as the danger of the Sullivans looms over them like an ominous cloud.
When Ray discovers the truth about Bridget’s death, he wreaks havoc on the Sullivan stock. Smitty and Declan are killed in a firefight, while Daryll almost kills his father, Mickey.
According to reports, the last chapter will begin with events immediately after the seventh season finale. Mickey is on the run, and Ray is determined to stop him from harming anybody else. The next feature film will tie the plot together by following the Donovan/Sullivan animosity all the way back to Mickey’s genesis story 20 years ago, oscillating between past ruminations and current ramifications.