Jay and Silent Bob Reboot is a sequel of the 2001 movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back which was written and directed by Kevin Smith who also played the role of Silent Bob. The movie is basically a comedy that trivialized the new trend of releasing sequels, reboots, and remakes. Smith tells the same story but with a slight twist in the story. It is expected to be released before the end of 2019 and a lot of fans anticipates the release of the film. Get details of this movie, the slated dates of its release and know who made the cast as you read on.
Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Plot
As mentioned earlier, Jay and Silent Bob Reboot is a comedy movie written and directed by Kevin Smith who also starred as one of the lead characters – Silent Bob. The film is apparently a sequel to the first release in 2001 – Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back – which was a big hit. In the movie, the characters Jay and Silent Bob, embarked on a journey to Hollywood to stop them from was releasing a film about a comic book which they created. It was filled with lots of humor as the pair were able to pull off hilarious scenes which were very appealing to many film lovers.
After about two decades since we saw the first installment of Jay and Silent Bob, the duo is once again on-screen and this time, it is for Jay and Silent Bob Reboot. The plot of this film is very similar to what they had come up in 2001 as they find out that Hollywood was going to make yet another movie about their comic characters and like in the first film, they had to hit the road to Hollywood to prevent it from happening. This anticipated movie literally follows the plot of the first and its intention is to make views laugh about the release of sequels, remakes as well as reboots.
When is the Release Date?
Many people would definitely not have expected a remake of the hilarious movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back but following in the existing trend in the movie industry, Kevin Smith has come up with a sequel – Jay and Silent Bob Reboot. This film which also falls under the comedy genre is set to be in the cinemas on 15th and 17th October 2019. It is also known that on the 20th of October 2019, Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes will embark on “The Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Roadshow” visiting selected places to further promote their movie.
Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Trailer
As fans anticipate the release of this American comedy film, they have given us a sneak peek of what to expect by releasing a trailer for Jay and Silent Bob Reboot. The trailer starts with a scene in which Jay and Silent Bob are caught for marijuana theft at a restaurant named Cock Smoker. Other scenes that follow show that the movie will definitely adopt the humor of the first installment. However, in this case, they are not going to Hollywood to prevent a film version of their comic book rather they want to stop a reboot of the comic book.
They got to know about the remake of their comic book from Jason Lee who plays the character of Brodie Bruce. They actually have to do this within three days but there was a twist in the story as Jay discovered that he has a daughter with his ex-flame, Justice played by Shannon Elizabeth. Their journey later becomes very interesting as Jay’s daughter who is now in her teens joined their quest. Jay and Silent Bob Reboot also brought in old characters form the View Askewniverse which bring about some sort of reunion among them.
Who Are The Cast Members?
Apart from being a notable comedy movie, Jay and Silent Bob Reboot is a star-studded film featuring quite a number of Hollywood big shots. However, it has only two main characters who are Jason Mewes, who plays Jay and Kevin Smith, who depicts the character of Silent Bob. Ben Affleck is seen as Holden McNeil, Matt Damon as Loki, the actress Shannon Elizabeth plays Justice while Harley Quinn Smith played Millennium- Shannon’s daughter with Jay.
Moreso, the likes of Rosario Dawson, Nicolas Cage, Ralph Garman, Chris Jericho, Grant Gustin, Adam Brody, Tom Cavanagh, Method Man, Redman, Karrueche Tran, Marc Bernardin, Molly Shannon, Chris Hemsworth, Dan Fogler, Brain Quinn, Tommy Chong, and Robert Kirkman have appeared in some small roles.
Other cast members and their corresponding role are listed below:
Aparna Brielle – Jihad (girl gang member)
Treshelle Edmond – Soapy ( girl gang member)
Alice Wen – Shan Yu ( girl gang member)
Brian O’Halloran – Dante Hicks & Grant Hicks
Jason Lee – Brodie Bruce
Joey Lauren Adams – Alyssa Jones
Jennifer Schwalbach Smith – Missy
Craig Robinson – Judge
Frankie Shaw – Prosecutor
Justin Long – Jay and Silent Bob’s Lawyer
Joe Manganiello – Bailiff No. 1
Jordan Monsanto – Bailiff No. 2
David Dastmalchain – SWAT officer
Jason Biggs – Himself
James Van Der Beek – Himself
Donnell Rawlings – Captain
Kate Micucci – Mooby’s clerk
Diedrich Bader – Gordon ( a security guard)
Joseph D. Reitman – Bluntman & Chronic assistant director
Melissa Benoist – Female Chronic
Chris Wood – Himself
Val Kilmer – Himself
Fred Armisen – Uber driver