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Hollywood superstar Martin Lawrence and Will Smith will have some serious co-star power when Bad Boys 4 Life hits the big screen. New reports claim the action-packed flick has added a few major entertainers to the cast.

According to reports, movie veterans Vanessa Hudgens, Alexander Ludwig and more will share screen time with the Bad Boys stars.

Alexander Ludwig, Vanessa Hudgens, and Charles Melton are on board to join Will Smith and Martin Lawrence in Sony’s “Bad Boys 4 Life,” sources tell Variety. Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah are on hand to direct the sequel from a script by Peter Craig (“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay,” “Transformers”) with Joe Carnahan also doing a rewrite. Chris Bremmer is the current writer. (Variety)

Last month, Martin’s on-screen co-star Will Smith confirmed hype about a Bad Boys 3 movie going into production.

“I’m telling y’all! This is crazy! Wait, wait, just wait! It’s official! It’s official baby! It’s official! Bad Boys 3! It’s happening! It’s official! It’s official! I’m telling you! That’s it! No more! Y’all can’t handle no more of that!”

Hours prior, Martin shocked fans by confirmed the blockbuster franchise would officially go back into production.

Back in May, reports developed about Bad Boys for Life arriving in theaters next year.

Sony has given an Oct. 18, 2019, release date to the Mr. Rogers drama “You Are My Friend,” with Tom Hanks attached, and set “Bad Boys for Life” to open on Jan. 17, 2020. “Bad Boys for Life” is the third film in the action comedy franchise, with Martin Lawrence and Will Smith as detectives in the Miami Police Department, Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey. The filmmaking team of Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah are expected to direct “Bad Boys For Life,” with Jerry Bruckheimer back as producer. (Variety)