THR has confirmed that Chadwick Boseman will star in Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman follow-up Da 5 Bloods, which has been picked up by Netflix.
According to the media house, the movie follows Vietnam veterans who go back to the jungle to find their lost innocence and put their broken selves back together. Delroy Lindo, who appeared in Lee films including Malcom X, and Jean Reno will also star.
Lee and BlacKkKlansman writer Kevin Wilmott are the scribes behind the screenplay, based on the original by Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo and a rewrite by Matthew Billingsly.
Beatriz and Lloyd Levin will produce, along with Jon Kilik and Lee.
We can’t wait!