Comedy duo Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell, aka Kenan & Kel, have introduced a long-awaited sequel to their ’90s movie, ‘Good burger”, is within the works. The duo introduced the information Friday throughout an look on “The Tonight Present with Jimmy Fallon.”
You may watch a video of the 2 asserting the information beneath:
‘Good Burger 2’ is lastly taking place with Kenan & Kel
In keeping with The Hollywood Reporter, the movie has been greenlit by Nickelodeon Studios and Paramount+. The movie will see Thompson and Mitchell reprise their respective authentic roles from the primary movie as Dexter Reed and Ed.
Thompson commented on the 25 years because the authentic movie’s launch, “I am unable to consider it has been just a little over 25 years since nice customer support was born at Good Burger!” He continued, “Being part of one thing that so many generations of individuals have come to like has made me so proud and now going again to the place it began engaged on the sequel is surreal!”
In the meantime, Mitchell stated throughout the present, “And he is a kind of timeless characters that has introduced a lot pleasure and laughter to the followers, and it is such a lovely blessing to proceed to take action in spite of everything these years.” She added, “It is nice to come back again and proceed the Dex, Ed and Good Burger tales for each the individuals who grew up watching and their youngsters.”
THR notes that the brand new movie will see the duo reunite in current day fast-food restaurant Good Burger with a brand new crew of staff. Phil Traill (“Brooklyn 9-9”, “Single Drunk Feminine”) is directing the sequel. Kevin Kopelow and Heath Seifert (“All That” and “Good Burger”) will write and government produce the challenge.
Seifert additionally co-wrote the unique 1997 movie. Manufacturing on ‘Good Burger 2’ will start in late Could and is reportedly slated to premiere earlier than the top of the yr.
The unique movie was first launched in July 1997. It was based mostly on the comedy sketches from the Nickelodeon sketch present, ‘All That’ which initially aired from 1994 to 2000 on Nickelodeon. ‘All That’ was later revived, from 2002 to 2005. The final revival of the present aired from 2019 to 2020. The film ‘Good Burger’ was successful, grossing over $23 million on a funds of $8.5 million.
Thompson and Mitchell labored so effectively collectively on “All That” that the producers ultimately put collectively their very own sitcom for them. They later starred within the present “Kenan & Kel”, which aired from 1996 to 2000 on Nickelodeon for 4 seasons and 65 episodes.
As The Blast beforehand reported, Kenan and Kel reunited for extra “Good Burger” sketches throughout the 2019 revival collection. And now they will be again as soon as once more in a sequel to their iconic ’90s movie. The duo additionally reunited for one more sketch based mostly on ‘Good Burger’ in September 2015 which aired on ‘The Tonight Present’. So, it is moderately becoming that the actors made the announcement of the Jimmy Fallon sequel this week.
“Good Burger 2” doesn’t but have an official launch date, however is at present within the works for Paramount+. It is going to be streamed completely on the platform later this yr.