With great success Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, no doubt if Sony Pictures immediately called for the development of the sequel. After the third film project, Jumanji, was announced since the beginning of 2018, now the film starring Dwayne Johnson is entering the production phase. Through his Twitter account, Johnson uploaded a photo of the filming process. Instead of players, this photo actually shows a kind of gaming device, which makes the teenagers in the previous movie “sucked” into the world of Jumanji.
Set two decades after the first film (1996) starring Robin Williams, Welcome to the Jungle revolves around four teenagers who entered the world of Jumanji games and became their chosen character, played by Johnson, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan and Jack Black. The four teenagers also have to unite to overcome the various obstacles of death in order to return to the real world. Johnson confirmed with Hart, Gillian and Black will return to play the same character in the upcoming film. Given the interaction of their characters which is quite entertaining and the main advantage of Welcome to the Jungle, it is expected that Jumanji 3 can bring the same thing.
In addition to receiving a good response, Welcome to the Jungle unexpectedly also successfully made $ 962 million, or nearly ten times the production budget. The sequel will be directed again by Jake Kasdan, with the manuscript he wrote with Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner. While for new players include Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians), Danny Devito (Dumbo) and Danny Glover (Lethal Weapon). For now, there are no further details about the story that Jumanji has carried out 3.