THE 1992 film White Men Can’t Jump returns for a reboot on 20th Century Fox.
Who is Jack Harlow playing in the reboot?
Harlow, 23, is a dating rapper Louisville, Kentucky and he just got a lead role.
At his very first screen audition the rapper scored the role of Billy Hoyle.
Billy Hoyle was played by the actor Woody Harrelson60, in the original 1992 film.
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In the 1992 film, Hoyle is a former basketball player the street baller rushes because they assume he can’t play well.
Who else will be in the White Men Can’t Jump reboot?
The full cast of the reboot has yet to be announced as the project is in the early stages of development.
The reboot is being scripted by Kenya Barris and Doug Hall.
Basketball player Blake Griffin will join the executive producing team.
Additional executive producers are Ryan Kalil and Noah Weinstein.
Hall and E. Brian Dobbins will also executive produce.
Who was in the original White Men Can’t Jump?
The hit 1992 film played many famous actors before they made it big.
The two actors who starred together in the film were Wesley Snipes and Harrelson.
White Men Can’t Jump helped Harrelson’s career take off.
Her co-stars included the now iconic and famous actress Rosie Perez and Tyra Ferrell.
The 1992 comedy was directed by Ron Shelton.
It’s likely that the reboot will largely follow the same premise as the original film, but with a new take.
Some fans of the film went to twitter to share their thoughts on the reboot.
One user wrote: “Hollywood is really rebooting White Men, can’t jump… When you’re all out of ideas and creativity JUST SAY THAT. Stop the damn reboots. ENOUGH! 😩”
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