Posted on Mar 8, 2002

“Sony Pictures kicked off the last day of ShoWest with a bang Thursday with the announcement that stars Will Smith and Martin Lawrence will reteam with producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Michael Bay for “Bad Boys 2.”

Asked how it felt to be able to finally announce the long-anticipated sequel to the 1995 hit “Bad Boys,” planned for a summer 2003 release, Columbia Pictures chairman Amy Pascal said: “It feels good. We’re very, very excited.”