"Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2" Gets a Release Date!

Posted Wednesday April 2, 2014 4:20 PM GMT

Giving fans a reason to celebrate, Columbia Pictures announced the official set theater date for “Paul Bart: Mall Cop 2” on Wednesday (April 2).

Just six years after the original was released, the comedy will be unleashed on April 17, 2015.

The sequel is being directed by Andy Fickman, with actor Kevin James writing alongside Nick Bakay.

During its theater run, “Paul Blart: Mall Cop” grossed more than $183 million worldwide on a $26 million budget. The film starred Jayme Mays, Keir O’Donnell, Raini Rodriguez, Shirley Knigth and Bobby Cannavale.

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