It’s been eight years since the big screen showcased Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones donned in all-black, fighting off aliens. Though reports in March mentioned that Smith was on the fence about starring in the threequel to the two-time commercially successful, Men In Black, Showbiz 411 reports that Smith has decided to move forward with MIB3.
The film’s director, Barry Sonnenfeld confirmed that Smith and Jones are both set to revive their roles as Jay and Day and that the film will also be in 3-D.
There’s no word on an official release date, though Memorial Day weekend 2011 is the rumored to be the scheduled premiere.
The original Men In Black debuted in 1997 and it’s sequel in 2002. Together both films grossed over $440 million
In other Will Smith Movie News…
Will Smith and Martin Lawrence are hitting the big screen with a third installment of “Bad Boys.”
Martin Lawrence said:
“Any time you can get Big Willie to come out and talk about doing a third installment of a hot movie like ‘Bad Boys,’ you have to take notice. I met with [director] Michael Bay, and he said he’s onboard too , so it’s real… We’re just waiting on Jerry Bruckheimer to let us know when it’s really real.”
According to MTV News the production for Bad Boys 3 is on hold right now. As soon as Bay finishes his commitment to the third “Transformers,” the bad boys will be hittin’ the block!
Source: ShowBiz411 and EgyptSaidSo.com