Barely a second week after debuting its premiere, the sequel Avatarwas a big hit at the box office. Avatar: The Way of the Water has currently grossed US$2.9 billion worldwide, a strong second week before the start of the holiday season.
While the second film has just hit theaters, director James Cameron has already set in motion his big plans for the third and fourth sequels. In his recent interview with Weekly entertainmentCameron noted that he deliberately left “a couple [of] “unanswered” questions, “You can call this sequel bait, but I’m not trying to justify a sequel. We’ve already shot the other fucking movie. I don’t have to sell it to anyone.
The recently released sequel introduced a number of child characters, including Tuk (Trinity Jo-Li Bliss, who was 7 at the time of casting and now 13) and Spider (Jack Champion, who was 12 at the time of the cast). cast, but who now has 18). Cameron explained that due to the young characters, the first, second and third acts of the fourth film had to be completed in one production, otherwise, “you get the stranger things where they’re supposed to still be in high school, and they look like they’re 27. Throwing some more shade at Netflix’s sci-fi, he said, “You know, I love the show. It’s okay, we’ll suspend disbelief. We love the characters. But you know.” He previously said that Champion, who was cast at 12, was “growing like a weed”. Cameron added: “‘We toured with Jack when he was 14 and 15, almost until at 16. So we shot it over an 18-month period.”
The way of the watercurrently untitled Avatar 3 and the start of Avatar 4 are all ready to take place close to each other. Producer Jon Landau has also confirmed that all of the newly introduced characters will be part of the upcoming Avatar sequels, “Each movie is going to introduce audiences to new clans, new cultures on Pandora. Once we’ve introduced a character, there’s still some evolution going on. expect to see the Metkayina that you meet in this movie in the following movies.There are other clans that we will introduce in movie 3 that you will see in movie 4 and so on.
The entire Avatar The franchise is expected to consist of five films in total. The third film would already be finished, because it was shot at the same time as The way of the water and is scheduled for December 20, 2024.
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