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‘Avatar 2’ ready, ‘Avatar 3’ almost finished shooting

 Entertainment Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:38 PM, 26 September 2020  

A scene of ‘Avatar ’ movie; Photo: Collected

A scene of ‘Avatar ’ movie; Photo: Collected

James Cameron’s blockbuster live-action movie ‘Avatar’ released in 2009, however, the work is underway to make four sequels to the movie, in the meantime, the shooting of ‘Avatar 2’ is completed, Cameron made the remarks during a one-on-one interview with ‘Terminator’ star Arnold Schwarzenegger.

“Not only that but also the filming of ‘Avatar 3’ is 95 percent completed,” confirmed the director who made the world’s blockbuster movies like ‘Titanic’, ‘The Terminator’, ‘Aliens’, ‘Rambo’, etc.

“We lost four and a half months of work due to coronavirus, so we have to work hard for one more year,” said James Cameron, informing, “‘Avatar 2’ will be released in December 2022.”

“As soon as the ‘Avatar 2’ is released, we will start the final work of ‘Avatar 3’ which will cost $1 billion (Tk 8,528 crore),” he also said.

The sequel to the movie Avatar was shot in New Zealand in 2016. The release date of ‘Avatar 2’ was announced earlier this year – which is scheduled to release on December 17, 2021. Besides, ‘Avatar 3’, ‘4’ and ‘5’ will be released in December 2023, December 2025 and 2026 respectively. 

James Cameron announced that the films would be released on this date “if nothing unexpected happens”.

The Avatar sequel is being made under the banner of 20th Century Fox. The ‘Avatar’ sequel is going to be the most expensive movie series ever made under the banner of this studio. 

This is going to be the most expensive movie series ever made under the banner of this studio – where actors like Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Kate Winslet, Vin Diesel, others starred. Josh Friedman, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Shane Salerno co-wrote the screenplay with James Cameron.

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