Disney is reportedly happy with the script for the new one The planet of the monkeys film and is set to find a lead role for the upcoming film.
As early as 2019, Disney completed the acquisition of 20th Century Fox, which brought with it a number of popular intellectual properties. This includes, but is not limited to, the rights to Marvel movies owned by Fox, The planet of the monkeysand Alien. After the deal was finalized, it became clear that the studio intended continue on monkeys and Alien franchise. Both were unfortunately delayed by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Over time, Disney began to progress slowly to the next The planet of the monkeys contribution. Maze runner director Wes Ball was brought to lead the project. The project was finalized in March with the hope of entering production by the end of the summer or the beginning of autumn. Now it seems that the script has the approval of Disney bosses.
According to senior Deadline film reporter Justin Kroll, the people in charge of 20th Century and Disney were very high in the script for the upcoming The planet of the monkeys movie. It was also mentioned that they will soon be looking for a starring role in the film and hope that this will lead to a complete trilogy of films:
Very little is known at this time The planet of the monkeys project. It remains unclear whether the upcoming film will be a complete reboot of the franchise, a sequel to War for the planet of the monkeys history or some combination of the two. Disney is also developing a new one Alien television show and feature movie for Hulu.
Here is a summary of the latest film from the franchise, War for the planet of the monkeys:
In the War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of critics of the blockbuster franchise, Caesar and his monkeys are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of men led by a ruthless colonel. After the monkeys suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar struggles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythical quest to avenge his appearance. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the colonel face each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.
Directed by Matt Reeves, the film stars Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Judy Greer, Steve Zan, Terry Notary, Karin Conoval, Max Lloyd-Jones, Devin Dalton, Michael Adamthwaite, Ty Olson and Alessandro Giuliani.
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