Director James Cameron has begun shooting the sequel of his movie “Avatar”. About it reports Deadline.
The filmmaker is going to work consistently on the second, third, fourth and fifth installments of the franchise, the total budget will amount to more than a billion dollars. The release of the first sequel scheduled for December 18, 2020, the premiere of the next part — December 2021-second, fourth and fifth films will be released in 2024 and 2025, respectively.
It is noted that the project will become one of the most expensive in the history of cinema, given the budget of all four pictures.
In April 2016 Cameron announced that started to shoot all four parts of the sequel of “Avatar” at the same time. It was expected that the total of their duration will be about eight hours. The release date of the movies on the screens repeatedly postponed.
“Avatar” tells about the adventures of a disabled marine on the planet Pandora. The release of the fantastic film was held in 2009. She received three Oscars — for best cinematography, best decoration and best visual effects. The picture is considered the most commercially successful in the history of cinema it has grossed nearly 2.8 billion dollars with a budget of 237 million dollars.