Jordan Peele’s ‘Nope’ Nabs $6.4M in Previews

Jordan Peele’s sci-fi horror pic Nope started off its North American box office run

with a strong $6.4 million in Thursday previews, according to Universal.

In 2017, Peele redefined the horror genre with Get Out, followed by Us two years later.

This time out, the innovative filmmaker interjects sci-fi into the mix.

Nope reunites Peele with Get Out actor Daniel Kaluuya, who stars alongside

Keke Palmer and Steven Yeun as the residents of a remote town outside of Los Angeles

who attempt to document a mysterious event involving an unidentified flying object.

Along with directing, Peele wrote and co-produced the Universal movie via his Monkeypaw Productions.

Nope is aiming for a $50 million domestic debut, which would mark the best