Ice Cube hints last Friday will be released. He gave the hint while commenting on the tragic loss of Anthony Johnson who passed away on September 6, 2021. Ice Cube twitted as follows:
Sad to wake up to the news about AJ Johnson passing away. Naturally funny dude who was straight outta Compton at the same time. Sorry I couldn’t bring your character Ezal back to the big screen in Last Friday…Ice Cube
Last Friday will be a sequel in the Friday movie franchise. The Friday series have been a huge success since the inception of the first Friday movie in 1995.
Previous movies in the Friday franchise
|Title||Year of Release|
|Friday After Next||2002|
Ice Cube plays the role of a streetwise character called Craig Jones, who lives with his parents, in the Friday movie franchise. Some of the actors who appeared in the first Friday movie have passed away.
Actors from the first Friday movie franchise that have passed away
John Witherspoon played the role of Ice Cube’s father (Mr. Jones) in the first, second, and third Friday movies. John Witherspoon passed away on October 29, 2019.
Tom Lister, popularly known as Zeus in his wrestling career, passed away on December 10, 2020. He played the role of a notorious bully by the name of Deebo in the first and second Friday movies.
Anthony Johnson passed away on September 6, 2021. He played the role of a funny character called Ezal who roamed the streets and was always quick to spot things happening on the streets.
May the souls of the departed actors rest in peace.
Even though it’s been nearly 2 decades since the last movie in the Friday franchise, fans are still earnestly craving for a sequel.