The Walt Disney Studios has been filming the Jungle Cruise movie since May in Hawaii, but Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson are featured today in a funny video from the set as they welcome fans to “the adventure of a lifetime.” Check out Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson in the video above!
Jaume Collet-Serra (The Commuter, The Shallows) is directing the movie, based on the Disney Parks attraction of the same name. The Jungle Cruise movie is scheduled for an October 11, 2019 release date.
In the film, Frank (Johnson), a boat captain, takes his sister and her brother on a mission into a jungle to find a tree believed to possess healing powers. All the while, the trio must fight against dangerous wild animals and a competing German expedition.
Also starring are Jack Whitehall, Édgar Ramírez, Jesse Plemons, Paul Giamatti, Quim Gutiérrez, Veronica Falcon, Dani Rovira, and Andy Nyman.
The script was written by Glenn Ficarra, Michael Green and John Requa. The producers are John Davis, John Fox, Dany Garcia, and Hiram Garcia. Douglas C. Merrifield is executive producing.