"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" sequel — Everything we know so far

Jumanji Sequel First Look

From its release date, cast news and plot details, here's everything you need to know about the third film in the Jumanji series

After raking in a hugely impressive box office total of nearly $1 billion, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle was always destined to get a sequel; it was only a matter of time.

Well, that time has now come as Karen Gillan has shared an image of herself and the main cast in the upcoming sequel to the Jumanji reboot, including Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Kevin Hart and Jack Black.

That's all well and good, but what story can they tell with this third instalment in the Jumanji series? After all, the Jumanji game was apparently destroyed at the end of Welcome to the Jungle, seemingly ending the possibility of a sequel right there.

However, as 2017's Welcome to the Jungle made an absolute killing at the box office, a follow-up was always on the cards.

As things stand, Sony and co. are keeping themselves tight-lipped on what the next Jumanji film could have in store but expect more video game-themed jungle escapades.

Jumanji Poster

Director Jake Kasdan will return to helm the project after the storming success of his first foray into the Jumanji series.

As well as Kasdan, it appears that most of the cast from 2017's Welcome to the Jungle will be returning for this year's sequel, but will also be adding Danny DaVito, Awkwafina, Dania Ramirez and Danny Glover.

Are you happy to see that 2017's Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle get a sequel? What are you expecting from the film?

Jumanji Cast attends the UK premiere of 'Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle' at Vue West End on December 07, 2017 in London, England.

Confirmed Cast

Dr Smolder Bravestone - Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

Alex Wolff - Spencer Gilpin

Jack Black - Professor Sheldon Oberon

Madison Iseman - Bethany Walker

Kevin Hart - Franklin 'Mouse' Finbar

Ser'Darius Blain - Anthony 'Fridge' Johnson

Karen Gillan - Ruby Roundhouse

Morgan Turner - Martha Kaply

Nick Jonas - Jefferson 'Seaplane' McDonough

Rhys Darby - Nigel Billingsley

Others include: Danny DeVito, Danny Glover, Nora 'Awkwafina' Lum, Dania Ramirez.


Director: Jake Kasdan

Writers: Jeff Pinker, Scott Rosenberg

Producers: Dany Garcia, Hiram Garcia, Dwayne Johnson, Matt Tolmach, William Teitler

Release Details

Where to watch: Theatres

When to watch: December 13, 2019

Synopsis: Plot details are being kept under wraps

Trailers: There are currently no trailers for the third film in the Jumanji series.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

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