Rhys Darby Returns For Third “Jumanji”

Rhys Darby Returns For Third Jumanji

Kiwi actor Rhys Darby will return as the players’ guide Nigel in the follow-up “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” at Sony Pictures.

He joins fellow returnees including Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan and Nick Jonas as the avatars; Ser’Darius Blain, Alex Wolff, Madison Iseman, and Morgan Turner who are back as the game playing teens; and newcomers to the series Awkwafina, Danny DeVito and Danny Glover.

Jake Kasdan is returning to direct and pen the script with Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner. Matt Tolmach, Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, and Hiram Garcia will produce the film which opens December 13th.

Source: Deadline