Matt Reeves to direct Rise Of The Apes sequel
Los Angeles, October 03, 2012
First Published: 17:03 IST(3/10/2012)
Last Updated: 19:12 IST(3/10/2012)
Director Matt Reeves will reportedly direct the sequel to 2011 sci-fi film Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes.
Cast member Freida Pinto poses at the premiere of Rise of the Planet of the Apes at the Grauman's Chinese theatre in Hollywood, California. The movie opens in the US on August 5.
Reeves, 46, who has directed movies like Cloverfield, and Let Me In will helm the sequel titled as "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,"
There was a long discussion and meeting
with several directors Reeves was finalised for the movie, reports contactmusic.com. The movie was a story about a virus injected in chimpanzees for testing, but which eventually gave them intelligence at par with humans.
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is slated to release in 2014.