Nick Jonas, who was in news for his fairytale wedding with hottie Priyanka Chopra had just completed production on Roland Emmerich’s Midway and the thriller Chaos Walking with Daisy Ridley and Tom Holland and now is excited for something else too.
Nick Jonas is all set to get back in action in the sequel of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, reprising his role as Jefferson “Seaplane” McDonough.
The actor-singer himself confirmed this news on Twitter. He tweeted:
Guess who’s back… Let’s go people! The #Jumanji sequel is on the way and I couldn’t be more excited to bring Alex back to the big screen 💪🏼 Full article is up at https://t.co/pRf3pD54WZ @jumanjimovie @KevinHart4real @TheRock @karengillan @jackblack pic.twitter.com/N2Ublm8ZVZ
— Nick Jonas (@nickjonas) February 6, 2019
Not only Nick but even Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Karen Gillan are also set to return and Awkwafina is in final negotiations for a significant role.
Jake Kasdan returns to direct from a screenplay he co-wrote with Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner. The sequel is said to open on December 13.
For all those who don’t know, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle was a sequel to the 1995 hit Jumanji, starring Robin Williams. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle follows four high school students placed in detention together. The foursome is assigned to the school’s basement and then transported into the Jumanji board game after they activate the discarded game.