London Has Fallen is a 2016 American action thriller film directed by Babak Najafi and written by Creighton Rothenberger, Katrin Benedikt and Chad St. John. It is a sequel to Olympus Has Fallen (2013). The film stars Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart and Morgan Freeman.
Filming began on October 24, 2014, in London, a Christmas break started in November with filming resumed in February 2015. The film was released on March 4, 2016 by Focus Features under their recently revived Gramercy Pictures label.
After the death of the British prime minister, the world's most powerful leaders gather in London to pay their respects. Without warning, terrorists unleash a devastating attack that leaves the city in chaos and ruins. Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) springs into action to bring U.S. President Benjamin Asher (Aaron Eckhart) to safety. When Asher falls into the hands of the sinister organization, it's up to Banning to save his commander in chief from a horrible fate.
- Gerard Butler as Secret Service Agent Mike Banning
- Aaron Eckhart as President Benjamin Asher
- Morgan Freeman as Vice President Allan Trumbull
- Angela Bassett as Lynne Jacobs, the Director of the United States Secret Service
- Robert Forster as US Army General Edward Clegg
- Melissa Leo as Secretary of Defense Ruth McMillan
- Radha Mitchell as Leah Banning, Mike's wife and a nurse
- Jackie Earle Haley as Deputy Chief Mason
- Sean O'Bryan as Ray Monroe, Deputy Director of the National Security Agency
- Alon Aboutboul as Barkawi, a terrorist mastermind who is #6 on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted list.
- Mehdi Dehbi as Sultan Mansoor, the youngest of three brothers whose life has been forever changed after a drone strike.
- Charlotte Riley as the British MI6 agent
- Waleed Zuaiter