The sci-fi action film Jumper, starring Hayden Christensen as a teleporter and Samuel L. Jackson as the man hunting him down, was a modest hit when it arrived in February of 2008. The film has gone onto garner a strong fan base through DVD and cable. A sequel had been considered from the moment of its release, but now Hayden Christensen says that talks to bring the franchise back to theaters is in full swing.
In a recent interview with MTV, the actor explained that a sequel is being actively discussed. Here is what he had to say:
"We're talking about it right now actually. Hopefully (it will go) somewhere a little darker. I think there's a lot you can do with it. It was sort of set up in a way...It's gonna be mother hunting son and possibly even maybe sister hunting brother. We're talking about it, trying to figure it out."