Deadline confirms that Rick Moranis has closed a deal to return for Disney’s next sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.
In 1989, Disney’s Honey, I Shrunk the Kids introduced audiences to Rick Moranis as the eccentric scientist and inventor named Wayne Szalinski. Now, Deadline reports that Rick Moranis has closed a deal to reprise the role in Disney’s upcoming Honey, I Shrunk the Kids sequel titled Shrunk.
Disney’s Honey, I Shrunk the Kids sequel will center on Josh Gad as the adult son of Rick Moranis’ Wayne Szalinski, Nick, who aspires to be a great scientist like his father and ends up accidentally repeating his dad’s mistake by shrinking the kids. Josh Gad will star as Nick Szalinski opposite Rick Moranis, with original Honey, I Shrunk the Kids director Johnston returning to helm the sequel from Disney from a screenplay written by Todd Rosenberg.
The outlet notes that the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids sequel will be produced for the theatrical side as opposed to Disney Plus.
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The news of Rick Moranis’ return for the latest Honey, I Shrunk the Kids sequel will likely come as a welcomed surprise to many. After his wife died of cancer in 1991, Rick Moranis began slowly moving away from public life to focus his time on being a full-time father. Since 1997, Rick Moranis has not appeared in any live-action films, although he has provided his voice to some animated projects and participated in TV specials.
Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Rick Moranis’ return in Disney’s Honey, I Shrunk the Kids sequel as it develops!
New ‘Titans’ Photos Show Off Aqualad And The Original Team
DC Universe has released eight brand new images from the upcoming fourth episode of the second season of Titans entitled, "Aqualad".
"Aqualad" will explore the dynamic among Dick Grayson/Robin (Brenton Thwaites), Donna Troy/Wonder Girl (Conor Leslie), Hank Hall/Hawk (Alan Ritchson), Dawn Granger/Dove (Minka Kelly) and Garth/Aqualad (Drew Van Acker) and how four years prior, their tight-knit family dynamic developed only to have their personal feelings bleed more into their work only to be exacerbated by the arrival of a new villain.
These new images give fans a new look at Drew Van Acker as Aqualad as well as a couple of new looks at the original team united together for action. In particular, we get our best look at how the Aqualad suit translates onscreen in live-action form.
You can check out the rest of the gallery for "Aqualad" by clicking "Next".
Here is the official synopsis for season two:
In Season 2, following the aftermath of their encounter with Trigon, Dick reforms the Titans. Under his supervision in their new home at Titans Tower, Rachel, Gar and Jason Todd train together to hone their hero abilities and work together as a team. They are joined by Hank Hall and Dawn Granger aka Hawk and Dove and Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. Although these original Titans attempt to transition into a regular life, when old enemies resurface everyone must come together to take care of unfinished business. And as this family of old and new Titans – including Conner Kent and Rose Wilson – learn to co-exist, the arrival of Deathstroke brings to light the sins of the old Titans which threaten to tear this new Titans family apart once more.
The series stars Brenton Thwaites as Robin/Nightwing, Anna Diop as Starfire, Teagan Croft as Raven, and Ryan Potter as Beast Boy. Newcomers for its sophomore outing include Joshua Orpin and Esai Morales playing Superboy and Deathstroke, respectively, while Chella Man and Chelsea Zhang have also joined the cast as Deathstroke’s children Jericho and Ravager. Natalie Gumede has signed on to play Mercy Graves and Game of Thrones star Iain Glen is on board as Bruce Wayne.
Titans season two is now airing on DC Universe.
Source: DC Universe