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Most excellent news: ‘Bill and Ted’ reuniting for sequel

UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018

This combination photo shows Keanu Reeves attending the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss "John Wick: Chapter 2" in New York on Feb. 2, 2017, left, and Alex Winter at the premiere of "Smosh: The Movie" in Los Angeles on July 22, 2015. Reeves and Winter will reprise their roles as Ted Theodore Logan and Bill S. Preston Esq. in a third Bill & Ted adventure and the first in 27 years. The project was announced Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Cannes Film Festival. (AP)
This combination photo shows Keanu Reeves attending the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss "John Wick: Chapter 2" in New York on Feb. 2, 2017, left, and Alex Winter at the premiere of "Smosh: The Movie" in Los Angeles on July 22, 2015. Reeves and Winter will reprise their roles as Ted Theodore Logan and Bill S. Preston Esq. in a third Bill & Ted adventure and the first in 27 years. The project was announced Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Cannes Film Festival. (AP)
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CANNES, France – Party on dudes: Almost three decades later, “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure” is getting a new sequel.

Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter will reprise their roles as Ted “Theodore” Logan and Bill S. Preston Esq. in a third “Bill & Ted” adventure and the first in 27 years. The project was announced Tuesday at the Cannes Film Festival, with MGM’s Orion Pictures set to release the film, titled “Bill & Ted Face the Music,” in the U.S.

The script is by original creators Chris Matheson and Ed Solomon. Dean Parisot will direct.

It will be the third installment in the franchise that began with 1989’s “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure” and followed up with 1991’s “Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey.”

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