Kumail Nanjiani, shown here in his role on HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ has reportedly been tapped for a role in the new ‘men in Black’ movie.
Kumail Nanjiani of “Silicon Valley” and “The Big Sick” to play a sidekick alien in “MIB,” the fourth installment of the “men in Black” movies and series.
That Hashtag Show reported that the comedian will appear in the next film. Although not confirmed by Nanjiani, he will reportedly play Pawny. The character is described as “a funny, wise-cracking, sex-driven alien from a civilization that exists on a Chessboard.”
Reports of Nanjiani’s “MIB” appeared at the beginning of this month That the Hashtag exclusive Show.
Set for a release in June 2019, the sci-fi action comedy follows the agents of a secret government organization designed to protect the humans from the aliens take sanctuary on Earth and other intergalactic threats.
Various reported in 2016 that Sony is planning a crossover with “21 Jump Street”, but the franchise is for a stand-alone reboot, and a comprehensive. It’s been reported that it will not have been franchise icons will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones.
Liam Neeson and “Thor: Ragnarok” co-stars Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson are among the other big names allegedly involved.
F. Gary Gray, the director of “Straight Outta Compton” and “the Fate of The Furious’, will reportedly direct.