There is a second "Jack Reacher" movie in the making, set to be released on October 21, 2016. Tom Cruise stars in the title role and, as of September 2015, Cobie Smulders is rumored to play opposite Cruise as the character Danika.
Eddie Zwick is the director of "Jack Reacher 2," and Marshall Herskovitz is the writer of the screenplay. Both "Jack Reacher" and "Jack Reacher 2" are based on bestselling novels by Lee Child. "Jack Reacher 2" is based on "Never Go Back," a Jack Reacher novel published in 2013. Filming begins in November 2015 with a budget of $96 million.