American rapper Jack Harlow to be debuted in 20th century’s reboot of White Man Can’t Jump. It is going to be his first-ever movie. Jackman Thomas Harlow (American Rapper) who is a songwriter by profession is now all set to make his first-ever debut in 20th century’s ‘White Man Can’t Jump’. The movie will be the remake of a 1992 sports comedy. Charles Kidd II, better known as Calmatic will be directing the remake. Grammy-nominated Jack Harlow is all set to portray the character of Billy Hoyle in his feature film. The script of the movie is written by Kenya Barris (best known for his work on the ABC sitcom black-ish) and Dough Hall (founder & chairman of Eureka).
The news came out on Thursday that the rapper Jack will replace Woody Harrelson for the remake, who had earlier featured in the original film as Billy Hoyle and played the role of a basketball player. Fans are upset over the decision of casting Jack Harlow as the lead character. Jack Harlow who doesn’t have prior experience in the field of acting was selected after his first-ever audition, as per the reports. the 1992 sports comedy White Men Can’t Jump has a down-the-line fanbase and the fans are upset over the news of Jack Harlow being cast for the movie as he had never auditioned for an on-screen role. The fans are not ready to witness him as the lead player. Few wrote, “can’t remake this movie”; while another fan wrote, “a classic should remain classic.”
After the announcement of Jack Harlow being cast as the lead actor, he shared the news with his fans and followers through an Instagram post two days ago. He posted two pictures which was a news announcement poster by TMZ.com. the rapper captioned the post with two emoticons which expressed him as being surprised and thrilled about the role. The first post contained his photo with the name of the movie and the poster titled as breaking news where “JACK HARLOW Lands Lead Role…IN ‘WHITE MEN CAN’T JUMP’ REBOOT,” served as the poster’s headline. The second picture of the post also contained a news written format content where the photo was divided into three parts which featured actor Woody Harrelson, basketball player Billy Hoyle and rapper Jack Harlow with the same headline which read, “Jack Harlow to star in White Men Can’t Jump Movie Reboot”.
Source: Areal News