Universal has greenlit a sequel to the amazing comedy half baked
The film, which is already in post-production, features at least two returning cast members. Rachel True will reprise her role as Mary Jane, while Harland Williams will appear as a special guest as Kenny Davis. So far, however, original stars Dave Chappelle and Jim Brewer are not expected to appear in the sequel.
Instead, the rest of the sequel’s main cast features Dexter Darden (maze runner), Moses Storm, Ramona Young, Ash Stantos, Joel Courtney (super 8) and David Kushner (Anchorman), plus guest stars Frankie Muniz and Jeff Ross.
via deadline, Half-baked 2 Follows the character of JR Darden (Chappelle’s son half baked Thurgood Jenkins’ character) and his best friends Miles (Storm) and Corey (Young) as they search for money to bury their other best friend Bruce (Courtney), who died from smoking the world’s toughest joint.
The film was directed by Michael Tedis from a script written by Justin Hyres (MacGyverAnd the 21 Jump Street).
Half-baked 2 It will have a non-theatrical release in 2023.