The long-awaited sequel to How Highreportedly won’t see Method Man and Redman reprising their roles of Silas and Jamal. According to TMZ, sources close to How High 2 have revealed the duo weren’t cast in the upcoming movie.
Unlike the original film, How High 2 is a made-for-TV movie. The sequel is scheduled to premiere on MTV in 2019.
Lil Yachty recently announced his starring role in the film. Comedian DC Young Fly, best known as a cast member of MTV’s Wild ‘N Out, will be Lil Boat’s co-star.
I'm so hype to announce i'm starring in my first film #HowHigh2. Lets Get It @MTV@Universalent. Stay tuned for more details on @howhighmovie. COMING 2019 pic.twitter.com/cQtxOOimeZ
— Underdog (@lilyachty) September 25, 2018
DeRay Davis and Mary Lynn Rajskub are among the notable cast members for How High 2. Lil Baby and Tameka “Tiny” Harris have also landed roles in the film.
Although Method Man, Redman and much of the team behind 2001’s How High aren’t involved in the sequel, one of the original producers will be part of the new film.
Shauna Garr is back to produce along with Quality Control’s Kevin “Coach K” Lee and Pierre “Pee” Thomas.