Dwayne Johnson can play one of the main roles in the new version of the science fiction movie "Jumanji". About this with reference to its sources, the edition of Variety reports. Johnson may be accompanied by his partner in the comedy "Spy One and a Half" Kevin Hart.
Negotiations with both actors are already underway, and the most difficult part of them will not even be fees, but the coordination of movieing schedules, since both of them are involved in a number of other projects. Filming of the movie should start in the near future, as the premiere has already been scheduled by Sony Pictures for July 28, 2017.
The director of the remake is Jake Kasdan, who has such movies as "Very Bad Teacher", "Home Video" and others.
Robin Williams, Jonathan Hyde, Kirsten Dunst, Bradley Pierce, Bonnie Hunt, Bibi Neuwert, Patricia Clarkson and other actors starred in the original 1995 movie based on the work of Chris Van Olsburg. The plot was built around a 12-year-old boy who is locked in a magical board game for 26 years and returned to the real world in our time.
Jumanji has a production budget of $ 65 million and a worldwide box office of over $ 260 million.
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