Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are returning as Schmidt and Jenko in the comedy sequel, with Wyatt Russell, the son of Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn, also joining the cast. We reported in January that Dave Franco may also come back as drug dealer Eric Molson, despite being arrested at the end of the first movie. His casting has not been confirmed at this time.
Phil Lord and Chris Miller are directing from a screenplay by Michael Bacall and Oren Uziel. Production is scheduled to begin at the end of September.
Ice Cube will next be seen in Ride Along opposite Kevin Hart.