The sequel of super hit Jungle action thriller Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is on the way. Last Sunday Dwayne Johnson himself has confirmed the sequel on social media. He shared the news on the Instagram saying that the game is not over yet. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle was a smash-hit so it is no brainer that it will get the sequel. But the good thing is we do not have to wait for it very long. The release date has already been announced and shooting has started as well. Here we have all the updates about the movie. Go on and read the full article to know more.
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle was a surprise hit released in 2017. It was a remake of the original movie came in 1995 with the same name. The movie was quite interesting, funny and did really well on the box office. It was the biggest hit of Sony after Spiderman.
The story revolves around a board game which captures the player inside a Jungle. Players have to face all the difficulties coming across to win and get out of the game. The sequel will be having some twist in the script. This time the story might be around high school kids who will get stuck in the game and the way they manage to win to be alive.
Most of the star cast will reprise their roles including Dwayne Johnson and Nick Jonas. Nick is already in news for months because of his relationship with Priyanka Chopra. Viewers are waiting for the movie desperately to see Nick after getting married. The movie also stars Kevin Hart, Jack Black and Karen Gillan. Besides original star cast, some new faces will also be starting in the movie like Alex Wolff, Addison Iseman and Morgan Turner.
Jumanji was a great movie and the makers are confident that Jumanji 2 will be equally charming and loved by the audience like its predecessor. The shooting has already been started in Hawaii under the direction of Jake Kasdan and scripted by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommer.
2019 looks like a promising year with so many highly awaited movies coming up. Sony has announced the release date of the sequel on December 13, 2019, right before the release of Star Wars: Episode IX. Another great news is the makers are also thinking to launch a video game based on the movie. What else we can wish for?
Let us hope that the sequel is as good as the predecessor and able to meet the expectations of the fans.