The spinoff will be an action-comedy and Gray has a proven track record in both, having directed 1995's Friday as well as the third highest grossing film of 2017, The Fate of the Furious, which grossed $1.2 billion.
After striking it big at the box-office with Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Sony are confident that Gray can emulate that success and he has the track record to do so.
If he decides to take on the project, he'll be working off a script from Matt Holloway and Art Marcum.
The Men In Black will be back, but perhaps not as we know them. This Men In Black movie is said to stick to the same tone of the original movies just with a new cast.
This new "MEN IN BLACK" film will be grounded in the original premise, of a covert government agency policing and monitoring alien life whom have been integrated into planet earth's population by hiding in plain sight disguised as humans.
What do you want to see from a new Men in Black movie?
Three soldiers killed in Kupwara avalanche
The avalanche struck an Army post of 21 Rajput at 4:30 pm at Sona Pandi Gali in Machil sector along the LoC. However one of the soldiers died on the spot while two succumbed while being evacuated to the hospital.