With filming now underway on Sony’s long-gestating action comedy threequel Bad Boys for Life, Will Smith has taken to social media to share a camera test video featuring his character Detective Mike Lowrey. Check it out here…
Meanwhile, Variety is reporting that DJ Khaled has become the latest addition to the cast of the film, joining fellow franchise newcomers Vanessa Hudgens (The Princess Switch), Alexander Ludwig (Vikings), Charles Melton (Riverdale), Jacob Scipio (Hunter Killer) and Paola Nunez (The Son) and returning stars Will Smith (Mike Lowrey), Martin Lawrence (Marcus Burnett) and Joe Pantoliano (Captain Howard).
Bad Boys for Life is being directed by Adi El Arbi and Bilall Fallah (Gangsta) and reportedly “centers on the Miami PD and its elite AMMO team’s attempt to take down Armando Armas (Jacob Scipio), head of a drug cartel. Armando is a cold-blooded killer with a vicious, taunting nature. He is committed to the work of the cartel and is dispatched by his mother to kill Mike (Will Smith).”
Bad Boys for Life is set for release on January 17th 2020.