So, who will Caesar and company be going head to head with in the upcoming ‘War Of The Planet Of The Apes’? Well, THR has learned that Woody Harrelson has signed on to play the lead villain in the film, a character called The Colonel. ‘Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes’ director Matt Reeves will return to direct the next installment in the franchise along with the film’s screenwriter Mark Bomback. Not many other details are known at this time and it is unclear what members of the cast will be returning for the film other than Andy Serkis.
‘War Of The Planet Of The Apes’ will hit theaters July 14, 2017.