Jumanji: The Next Level is a 2019 American fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan and written by Kasdan, Jeff Pinkner and Scott Rosenberg. It is the second sequel to 1995’s Jumanji, following 2017’s Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, and the fourth installment, overall, in the Jumanji franchise. The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Alex Wolff, Morgan Turner, Ser’Darius Blain, and Madison Iseman, reprising their roles from the previous film, alongside newcomers Awkwafina, Danny Glover, and Danny DeVito.
The film was released in the United States on December 13, 2019 by Sony Pictures Releasing under its Columbia Pictures label.
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Dwayne Johnson as Dr. Smolder Bravestone: Eddie’s avatar (who was previously Spencer’s); a strong, confident archaeologist, explorer, and the leader of the team. Later becomes Spencer’s avatar again. Zachary Tzegaegbe will portray a young Smolder Bravestone.
Danny DeVito as Eddie Gilpin: Spencer’s cranky, but well-meaning grandfather.
Jack Black as Professor Sheldon “Shelly” Oberon: Fridge’s new avatar (who was previously Bethany’s); a paleontologist, archaeologist, cartographer, and cryptographer; Later becomes Bethany’s avatar, once again.
Ser’Darius Blain as Anthony “Fridge” Johnson: A Brantford High School football jock, who cares more about football than studying. He and Spencer, who were childhood friends, reconciled by the end of the previous film after years of disassociation. His experience as Franklin “Mouse” Finbar in Jumanji helped him learn to rely on others and his brain rather than brawn.
Kevin Hart as Franklin “Mouse” Finbar: Milo’s avatar (who was previously Fridge’s); a diminutive zoologist, linguist, and weapons specialist. Later becomes Fridge’s avatar, once again.
Danny Glover as Milo Walker: Eddie’s estranged friend.
Karen Gillan as Ruby Roundhouse: Martha’s avatar; a commando with talents in martial arts and is now able to wield nunchucks.
Morgan Turner as Martha Kaply: A shy and cynical intellectual at Brantford High School. She and Spencer started a romantic relationship at the end of Welcome to the Jungle. Her experience as Ruby Roundhouse in Jumanji helped her learn to not be judgmental and to be more self-confident.
Frank Welker as the voice of Cyclone: Bethany’s avatar, who is a black Pegasus; Later becomes Milo’s avatar.
Madison Iseman as Bethany Walker: A pretty, popular, egocentric teenage girl at Brantford High School. Her first experience as Sheldon Oberon in Jumanji helped her learn to care more about others. In Bethany’s next visit to Jumanji, she ends up in the body of a black horse named Cyclone, which serves as her avatar.
Awkwafina as Ming Fleetfoot: Spencer’s avatar who specializes burglary, pickpocketing, and lock-picking; Later becomes Eddie’s avatar.
Alex Wolff as Spencer Gilpin: A nerdy student at Brantford High School, who is Eddie’s grandson, his previous experience as Smolder Bravestone in “Jumanji” helped him cope with anxiety and panphobia and to develop assertiveness. Spencer rebuilt “Jumanji” after Fridge had destroyed it. He then gets sucked into the game for a second time, and his friends, grandfather, and his grandfather’s friend follow with a plan to rescue him.
Nick Jonas as Jefferson “Seaplane” McDonough: Alex’s avatar, a young aircraft pilot.
Colin Hanks as Alex Vreeke: a married man with children who, as a teenage gamer, was trapped inside the “Jumanji” video game for 20 years until he was rescued and returned to the real world. In the video game, he took shelter in a home built by a previous player named “Alan Parrish”.
Rhys Darby as Nigel Billingsley, the players’ main in-game NPC (Non-Player Character) guide.
Rory McCann as Jurgen the Brutal: The new villain of Jumanji, an iron fisted and arrogant warlord who killed Smolder Bravestone’s parents long ago.
John Ross Bowie as Jurgen’s spokesperson
Dania Ramirez as an NPC seductress and Bravestone’s former girlfriend.
Bebe Neuwirth as Nora Shepherd: A kindly restaurateur whom Eddie despises. She previously appeared in the first film, where she once wanted to turn the Parrish mansion into a bed and breakfast business.
Additionally, Lamorne Morris and Lucy DeVito have been cast in undisclosed roles. Massi Furlan and Ashley Scott appear as Switchblade and Ashley, respectively, although the latter revealed her scene was cut from the film.
After the release of the previous film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, and Nick Jonas had discussed in interviews what a possible Jumanji sequel would be about, including the possibility of the film exploring the origins of the titular game. Karen Gillan had also said that the alternate ending for Welcome to the Jungle would have left the door open for another movie. In February 2018, it was announced that Kasdan would direct the sequel, with Rosenberg and Pinkner again writing the script and Johnson, Hart, Black, and Gillan reprising their roles.
On February 22, 2019, Black confirmed the new film as being a fourth Jumanji film because of Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005) serving as the second film and sharing continuity with the other films of the series, with Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle serving as the third film. In July 2019, the film’s title was revealed as Jumanji: The Next Level.
In January 2019, Awkwafina, Danny DeVito, and Danny Glover joined the film. In February 2019, it was announced Alex Wolff, Ser’Darius Blain, Madison Iseman, Morgan Turner, and Nick Jonas were announced to reprise their roles. In March 2019, Dania Ramirez joined the cast of the film. That same month, it was announced Rhys Darby would reprise his role in the film. In May 2019, it was announced Colin Hanks would reprise his role.
Filming began on January 21, 2019, and took place in Atlanta, New Mexico, Calgary, Fortress Mountain Resort and Hawaii before wrapping on May 11. Johnson made a reported $23.5 million for his role.
Henry Jackman is set to create the musical score after having worked on the previous film.
In the United States and Canada, the film was released in on December 13, 2019. The film was released on December 5, 2019 in China, Singapore, Malaysia and several other Asian countries. In the Nordic countries and the Netherlands the film premiered in cinemas on December 6, 2019. The film’s Australian release date is December 26, 2019.
The first trailer was released on July 1, 2019. A second and final trailer was released on October 31, 2019.