Kevin Hart’s car accident won’t have an impact on his upcoming Jumanji sequel, but his other projects are currently in jeopardy.
Earlier this week, Jumanji: The Next Level star underwent back surgery major back surgery after sustaining injuries in a car accident on Sunday. While the surgery was a success, Kevin Hart will require weeks of physical therapy and routine follow-up appointments, leaving some fans concerned about how this might impact the upcoming Jumanji sequel and the actor’s future projects.
Fortunately, TZM sources informed the outlet that Kevin Hart had already completed work on Jumanji: The Next Level and wrapped on another project, Fatherhood, days before the accident. However, Kevin Hart’s future in other projects such as My Own Worst Enemy, in which he was supposed to star and produce, remains uncertain.
According to TMZ, Kevin Hart’s team will not comment on how the accident impacts his role in My Own Worst Enemy. However, the outlet notes that they may not know the answer at this time because Kevin Hart remains heavily medicated due to the pain resulting from his injury.
Here is the official synopsis for Kevin Hart’s Jumanji: The Next Level:
In Jumanji: The Next Level, the gang is back but the game has changed. As they return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own, they discover that nothing is as they expect. The players will have to brave parts unknown and unexplored, from the arid deserts to the snowy mountains, in order to escape the world’s most dangerous game.
Directed by Jake Kasdan from a script he co-wrote with Jake Kasdan & Jeff Pinkner & Scott Rosenberg, Jumanji: The Next Level stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Awkwafina, Ser’Darius Blain, Madison Iseman, Morgan Turner, Alex Wolff, with Danny Glover and Danny DeVito.
Jumanji: The Next Level will be released in theaters on December 13, 2019.
DC Universe Debuts ‘Doom Patrol’ Character Posters
Along with the premiere of the first teaser for Doom Patrol, DC Universe also debuted a collection of character posters for each of the members of perhaps the strangest team of characters to be adapted in live-action form for DC Comics.
In particular, these new character posters highlight Timothy Dalton's The Chief, Diane Guerrero's Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade's Cyborg, April Bowlby's Elasti-Woman, Matt Bomer's Negative Man and Brendan Fraser's Robotman. These posters each follow unique designs that reflect the nature of each character and tease unique personalities amongst the group as well.
You can start the gallery of new posters by clicking "Next".
Which of these Doom Patrol posters is your favorite? Are you excited to see what the cast brings to these roles? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news in the DC Universe.
Doom Patrol is a reimagining of one of DC’s strangest group of outcast Super Heroes which includes: Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man, Brendan Fraser as Cliff Steele/Robotman, April Bowlby as Elasti-Woman, Diane Guerrero as Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade as Victor Stone/Cyborg and Timothy Dalton as Dr. Niles Caulder/The Chief.
Here is the synopsis for the show:
“Doom Patrol will find the reluctant heroes in a place they never expected to be, called to action by Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse, but with a warning that is hard to ignore: their lives will never, ever be the same.”
Doom Patrol will premiere on February 15, 2019 exclusively on DC Universe.