By: John M Jerva

Hollywood and action star Michael Jai White is one busy man as always and with not one but two sequels to hit films under the way in Undercover Brother 2 and Welcome To Sudden Death, White proudly announced earlier this week that principal photography has finally commenced on his epic debut film for his newly formed JAIGANTIC Productions Banner. That’s right folks, The Outlaw Johnny Black is now shooting and White made the announcement via social media on Tuesday which you can officially see below!

The Biggest Little Film Shooting in Hollywood Right Now
Michael Jai White’s Jaigantic Studios brings together some of Black Hollywood’s Biggest Names for The Outlaw Johnny Black
Los Angeles, CA – Tuesday, October 22, 2019- Jaigantic Studios announced today that “The Outlaw Johnny Black,” the first major motion picture under the Jaigantic brand, has commenced principal photography. Starring Michael Jai White, Byron Keith Minns, Anika Noni Rose, Erica Ash, Barry Bostwick, and Glynn Turman, the “The Outlaw Johnny Black” takes viewers on a rip-roaring, high energy, action-packed western adventure with Johnny Black blazing the saddle on his mission for revenge. 
Michael Jai White, who is also producing and directing the film on a modest budget, has managed to assemble an incredible ensemble cast that includes “Black Dynamite” alumnae as well as other industry notables.

Per the announcement, White is wearing many hats for the film as ecpected as he not only stars as the film’s titularhero Johnny Black, who is on “rip-roaring, high energy, action-packed western adventure,” but he is also producing and helming the project to boot!

The cast includes Kevin Chapman, Tony Baker, Gary Anthony Williams, Paul Sloan, Buddy Lewis, Cowboy Cerrone, Chris Browning, Jalyn Hall, Tyler Bryan, Heath Freeman, Tom Voss, Kyle Ressarday, Sherwin Ray, Randy Couture, Michael Bearden, Russell Peters, Robert Goldman, Kym Whitley, Tommy Davidson, Michael Madson, George Lopez and Eme Ikuakor. How’s that for a star studded line up for the all out western?!

Most notably, Michael was recently honored as Tyler Perry awarded the 30 plus year career mainstay with a star on the Tyler Perry Studios Walk Of Fame. An award the was rightly overdue as White has done it all in every genre of film you can think of.

White formed his JAIGANTIC Productions Banner to make the movies he wants to make his way. “Jaigantic Studios is a high-octane production company, led by international film and television star, leading man, and top martial artist, Michael Jai White. The JAIGANTIC brand honors the pedigree created by Michael Jai White, and is dedicated to developing, producing, and distributing high-end content focused on positive heroes and powerful narratives set in the genres of action, drama, and comedy. Learn more at”

The announcement also stated that more of the 411 in terms of surprise cast announcements and more will be happening over the span of production so be sure to keep it locked and loaded right here as well as  @jaiganticstudios and @michaeljaiwhite on Twitter to keep yourself firmly educated on all things Outlaw Johnny Black!

Check out the special teaser video released a while back with White in full on Johnny Black mode!

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