Ice Cube has finalized a deal to return as Captain Dickson in the 21 Jump Street sequel titled 22 Jump Street.
Ice Cube returns for the 21 Jump Street sequel 22 Jump Street
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.
22 Jump Street comes to theaters June 13th, 2014 and stars Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Dave Franco, Nick Offerman, Peter Stormare, Ice Cube, Ashlyn McEvers, Richard Grieco. The film is directed by Phil Lord, Chris Miller.