Kevin Smith Sets ‘Jay and Silent Bob’ Reboot In Motion

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Kevin Smith long-awaited Jay and Silent Bob reboot has entered into the pre-production phase, according to Smith. The franchise helmer took to Twitter to announced that he, along with Jay Mewes and producer Jordan Monsanto, “Spent the first day of 2019 having a #JayAndSilentBobReboot pre-pre-production meeting at our holiday-roomy @WeWork office!”

Since first debuting in the 1994 comedy Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob have been seen in the majority Smith’s View Askewniverse projects with their most recent live-action appearance in the 2006 comedy Clerks II. They also starred in the 2013 animated film Jay & Silent Bob’s Super Groovy Cartoon Movie.

Smith, who suffered from a heart attack last year, is getting an early start on what could potentially be a busy 2019. Last year he teased an upcoming project, calling it the “most massive IP I’ve ever been allowed to play” and “the biggest budgeted anything I’ve ever done.”

This article was printed from https://deadline.com/2019/01/kevin-smith-jay-and-silent-bob-reboot-production-1202528059/