Matthew McConaughey NOT Doing Sequel Magic Mike XXL

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Matthew McConaughey Magic Mike XXL 2 Sequel

By Michael Lewittes

Matthew McConaughey Magic Mike XXL 2 Sequel

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Matthew McConaughey will not appear in the upcoming Magic Mike sequel, director Gregory Jacobs has confirmed.

After previous speculation about the Oscar winner’s involvement in the second film, Jacobs broke the news late on Wednesday that McConaughey will not reprise his role as a veteran stripper in Magic Mike XXL.

So not alright, alright, alright.

Despite the sad news, fans will still be able to the film’s other sexy stars hit the stage again, including Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, and Joe Manganiello.

Production on the sequel just began.

Magic Mike XXL is slated to hit theaters on July 1, 2015.

What do you think of McConaughey being missing from the sequel?

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