Ken Jeong Joins ‘Ride Along 2’

Ken Jeong Ride Along
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Ken Jeong is set to join Ice Cube and Kevin Hart in Universal’s “Ride Along 2.”

Olivia Munn and Benjamin Bratt are also onboard, with Tim Story directing. Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi penned the script.

Plot details are being kept under wraps on the pic, which bows Jan. 15, 2016.

Cube and Matt Alvarez will produce for CubeVision alongside Will Packer for Will Packer Productions. Larry Brezner will also produce.

Exec VP of production Scott Bernstein will oversee the project for the studio.

Jeong recently wrapped production on the CBS Films pic “The DUFF.” He is repped by CAA, Aligned Entertainment and Stone, Meyer, Genow, Smelkinson & Binder.

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  1. DD says:

    Why? He’s a one-trick pony whose act is growing thin.

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