"I don't want people to think that we're redoing Jumanji -- it's a continuation," Hart told ET at the premiere of his new stand-up comedy film, Kevin Hart: What Now? in New York City on Wednesday. "If Jumanji was to move on, this is what it would be."
Hart added that the filmmakers would never try to "touch something as good as that or try to make it our own," but instead they are creating a story that shares the same universe.
Johnson took to Instagram on Sunday to give fans a behind-the-scenes look at the downsides of having someone riding a harness strapped around your waist all day, (hint: it involves the phrase "mooseknuckle in the spine").