It’s been a rough couple of months for movie fans. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Suicide Squad were highly anticipated disappointments; The Nice Guys and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping didn’t make as much money as they deserved to; and My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 is a real thing. We could use some good news ri-… [giant fireball explosion] MacGruber 2 is happening.
On Monday, Jorma Taccone, one-third of The Lonely Island, announced on Twitter that MacGruber, a movie based on Will Forte’s SNL sketch based on an action show from the 1980s (that was a remake for a slick, smirking generation), is getting a sequel. Julia Sweeney continues to wait for that It’s Pat Again call.