The news broke via The Hollywood Reporter, who relayed details about the film’s plot.
Oh Hell No follows the relationship of Sherman (Black) and Will (Cube) after Sherman falls in love with Will’s mom.
Filmmaker Sakurai (Bad Trip) is set to direct while the script comes from writers Scot Armstrong (Old School), Tracy Oliver (Girls Trip), Jessica Gao (She-Hulk), and Rodney Rothman (Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse).
Cube starred in the box office hit Ride Along and its sequel, both of which his company Cube Vision produced. He also has starred in Boyz N the Hood, Three Kings, xXx: State of the Union, Are We There Yet? and the Friday, Barbershop and 21 Jump Street franchises.
Black is becoming a fan favorite at Sony, following the success of the Jumanji franchise, which has grossed more than $1.5 billion in worldwide box office.
The 51-year-old star will also appear in the next Borderlands movie to speak out the character of Claptrap (a permanent ironic robot) in an adaptation of Eli Roth’s video game.
In the statement, filmmaker Roth said in the statement:
“I’m very excited to see Jack again at the recording booth this time. Claptrap is the weirdest character in the game, and Jack is a great way to take him to the big screen.”
Oh Hell No is set to be released in April 2022.