Kevin Hart and Ice Cube are looking to make Black history again during Martin Luther King Jr weekend. Today (March 14th), Universal Pictures announced that the sequel to their hit movie Ride Along will be released during Martin Luther King Jr weekend in 2016.
Ride Along broke the record this year for highest grossing Martin Luther King Jr weekend opening with $41.5 million.
Kevin Hart is looking to monopolize that famed weekend for the next few years according to his upcoming release schedule. Hart and Ride Along producer William Packer are preparing to release The Wedding Ringer on January 16th, 2015. The movie finds Hart as a stand-in best man hired by a socially awkward groom.
With Martin Luther King Jr Day falling on January 18th in 2016, you can expect, Ride Along 2 to be released on January 15th, 2016.