Friday, 2 December 2016
Justice Smith Joins Jurassic World Sequel
Justice Smith, star of The Get Down, has joined the cast of Universal's Jurassic World sequel.
Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will be returning for the next installment of the billion dollar franchise - which got new life breathed into it last summer thanks to director Colin Trevorrow. The film would go on to gross $1.67-Billion worldwide, becoming one of the most successful movies in box office history.
J.A. Bayona is directing the new movie, while Colin Trevorrow is serving as executive producer and writing the script with Derek Connolly. Details are being kept under wraps for the time being, however we do know that Toby Jones and Rafe Spall are also in talks to join the cast. Frank Marshall has also hinted that B.D. Wong will be back as Dr. Henry Wu.
Frank Marshall and Pat Crowley are returning to produce, with Steven Spielberg back as an executive producer on the project.
Justice Smith has also appeared in Paper Towns, and will next be seen in the off-Broadway play Yen before beginning work on the Jurassic World follow-up. The highly anticipated sequel kicks off production in March and will arrive in theaters on June 22, 2018.
Source: THR Heat Vision