Musician and actor Nick Jonas, might be considered by Sony Pictures to feature in all new reboot of the 1995 classic Jumanji. The actor is currently in talks with the producers and is excited to feature in the movie, confirmed sources.
He would join a pack of stars like Jack Black, Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart in the upcoming movie. As per the report, this movie will not be a sequel to the original classic but will be based on the original source adapting Chris Van Allsburg's 1985 adventurous children's tale.
Bad Teacher and Sex Tape fame director Jake Kasdan is all set to direct the new reboot version of Jumanji and Matt Tolmach will manage the production line. The movie has been dated for July 28, 2017 release.
The original Jumanji movie was directed by Joe Johnston, which hit the big screen in the year 1995. It had stars like the late Robin Williams, Kirsten Dunst, Bonnie Hunt, Bebe Neuwirth, Bradley Pierce, Patricia Clarkson, Jonathan Hyde and David Alan Grier.
Though Sony Pictures hasn't declared the cast officially, it is anticipated that the musician and actor Nick Jonas will be considered for the role as the actor himself wants to get associated with this movie, as per the sources.