Ace Ventura 3 is in development 27 years after the original became a smash hit… but no word if stars Jim Carrey, 59, and Courteney Cox, 56, will return
A third Ace Ventura movie is in development.
Morgan Creek – the company behind the first two movies, which featured Jim Carrey as the titular pet detective and Courteney Cox as his love interest – has revealed that it is working on a new movie in the franchise.
‘We’re pretty excited about our franchise developments with Exorcist and the Ace Ventura franchise,’ the company shared this week.
Number 3: A third Ace Ventura movie is in development. Morgan Creek – the company behind the first two movies, which featured Jim Carrey as the titular pet detective and Courteney Cox as his love interest – has revealed that it is working on a new movie in the franchise
The spokesperson added that it is noticeable from the three million fans chatting on the official Facebook page for Ace Ventura that audiences are clamoring for a third installment.
‘During COVID, audiences have been in love and are thrilled to have beloved characters brought back with new stories,’ it was added.
‘Ace Ventura will see a new day at Amazon as a major motion picture/theatrical with the Sonic the Hedgehog writers.’
They had chemistry: Jim and Courteney seen in the film from the 1994 blockbuster hit
He is a comedic genius: Here Carrey is seen in Ace Ventura : When Nature Calls with Ian Mcneice and Simon Callow
The star still works heavily: Carrey of the show Kidding speaks during the Showtime segment of the 2019 Summer TCA Press Tour in Los Angeles
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective is a 1994 American comedy film starring Jim Carrey as Ace Ventura.
He is an animal detective who is has to find the abducted dolphin mascot of the Miami Dolphins football team.
The film was directed by Tom Shadyac, who wrote the screenplay with Jack Bernstein and Carrey.
With her love: Cox seen last year with her partner, musician Johnny McDaid, 44
Also in the film were Courteney Cox, Sean Young, Dan Marino and Tone Loc.
The sequel Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls arrived just under two years later.
If Carrey returns for the upcoming movie, he would be reuniting with Sonic the Hedgehog writers Pat Casey and Josh Miller.
Meanwhile, Cox is preparing for a Friends reunion with Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry.
Her massive series: Seen on Friends with Pictured: (l-r) Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani, David Schwimmer as Ross Geller, Lisa Kudrow as Phoebe Buffay, Jennifer Aniston as Rachel Green, Matthew Perry as Chandler Bing