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'Jumanji' Co-Stars Awkwafina & Karen Gillan to Reunite in Action-Comedy 'Shelly'

'Jumanji' Co-Stars Awkwafina & Karen Gillan to Reunite in Action-Comedy 'Shelly'

Awkwafina and Karen Gillan are reuniting!

The 31-year-old Crazy Rich Asians star and the 32-year-old Guardians of the Galaxy actress are set to team up in the upcoming action-comedy Shelly, Deadline reported Thursday (May 28).

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The two co-starred in Jumanji: The Next Level together, and will reunite for this Jude Weng-directed film.

Here’s a plot summary: “The story place a decade after an embarrassing prom prank ran Shelly Wheeler (Awkwafina) out of town and so hardened her heart that she became an ice-cold hit-woman. Revenge threatens to be sweet when she learns her next target is her former high school tormentor, Dianna Park (Gillan). But when Dianna unexpectedly befriends Shelly, the assassin finds herself in with the cool crowd, protecting her old nemesis against another hit crew hired to kill them both. The tone is Mean Girls meets Barry.”

Awkwafina recently spoke out about the pandemic, and the rhetoric coming out of the White House…

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