The unique Assault The Block was a London-set alien invasion comedy that starred John Boyega as a gang chief
Ten years after he broke out with Assault the Block, British star John Boyega is about to star within the much-awaited sequel to the cult traditional sci-fi comedy.
For the follow-up film, Boyega has as soon as once more teamed up with director Joe Cornish, who can be penning the script, in keeping with The Hollywood Reporter.
2011 unique, which additionally featured Jodie Whittaker and Nick Frost, was a few teenage avenue gang who need to defend themselves from predatory alien invaders on a council property in South London on Man Fawkes Evening.
The plot particulars for the sequel have been stored underneath wraps.
Boyega, who performed the function of Moses within the film, mentioned he’s excited to return again for the sequel.
“It’s been a decade since Assault the Block was launched and a lot has modified since then. I am excited to see this heightened story return to the streets of London. Moses has remained one among my favorite characters to play and bringing him again is a large honour,” the 29-year-old actor mentioned.
Boyega can even produce the sequel by his UpperRoom Productions banner, alongside Cornish, Nira Park and James Wilson.
The actor is thought for starring in Star Wars sequel trilogy, Detroit and Pacific Rim: Rebellion. He most lately featured in Steve McQueen’s anthology sequence Small Axe.