Deadline reports Kate Winslet is joining the cast of the upcoming Avatar sequels from James Cameron.
Character details remain under wraps but Winslet joins the sequels in a starring role. She will reunite with the Avatar director for the first time since starring in Cameron’s Titanic in 1997.
Winslet joins Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Joel David Moore, Matt Gerland, and C. C. H. Pounder who are all returning for the sequels along with newcomers Cliff Curtis, Oona Chaplin, Britain Dalton, Filip Geljo, Jamie Flatters, Bailey Bass, Trinity Bliss, Jack Champion, and Duane Evans Jr.
Details on the plot are still under lock and key, however, the sequels will further bring the world of Pandora to life and expand Cameron’s vision as they explore new locations on the planet not seen in the first film. The sequels are said to be four standalone experiences that will form together one epic saga that Cameron has spent the last several years writing.
Avatar 2 is currently slated to hit theaters on December 18, 2020, with the additional three follow-ups releasing on December 17, 2021, December 20, 2024, and December 19, 2025.
Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the development of all four Avatar sequels as we learn it.
7 Movies Still Worth Catching In Theaters In 2017
The summer movie season may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some amazing films still coming out this year! It just opened the fall box office with a bang, earning the highest opening for a horror film, and there are quite a few films set to follow its lead. The holiday season in particular is always a great time for movies, with Oscar contenders and big-budget family-friendly movies being released simultaneously.
Of course, the movies on this list aren’t the only films coming out this year — they’re just some of the ones with the biggest marketing budget, making it easier for people to know they are coming out soon. So, if none of these movies seem interesting to you, do a little research and see if there are any great independent or foreign films coming to your local theaters!
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