Lethal weapon Danny Glover has been added to the cast of Jake Kasdan. Jumanji: Welcome to the jungle. sequel that unites the original stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Karen Gillan. Awkwafina and Danny DeVito were previously announced as part of the cast for the next installment of Sony, which is scheduled to appear in theaters on December 13.
The studio is still a mother in the sequel's plot, as well as Glover's character. Kasdan co-wrote the script with Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner. Matt Tolmach, Johnson, Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia of Seven Bucks Productions, and Kasdan are returning as producers of the project.
Last seen on the big screen with Robert Redford in David Lowery The old man and the gun, Glover appears next in A24 The last black man in San Francisco, which will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival this month. He also served as executive producer of Hale County this morning, this afternoon, a documentary that follows the lives of African Americans in Hale County, Alabama. The Sundance Award-winning documentary recently received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Documentary Feature.
Glover is represented by Gersh and Principal Entertainment.