Antoine Fuqua directed this movie, making it the first time directing a sequel to one of his own movies.

After over 55 film and television credits, this will be Denzel Washington's first sequel.

During filming, the crew whimsically referred to it as "The Sequelizer."

Bill Pullman, Melissa Leo and Denzel Washington are the only actors from the original to appear in the sequel.

Two security guards were wounded during a shooting which took place during the film's production.

This will be the 4th film Denzel Washington and Antoine Fuqua does together.

This film comes out 4 years after the first which was released in 2014.

First time Denzel Washington has performed in a sequel to one of his previous films