Avatar 2 has unveiled a new look at filming, as its huge production budget has been revealed.
Phew, that's a lot of unobtanium!
The first Avatar sequel will bring back Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana and, surprisingly, Sigourney Weaver to the franchise.
This time, our heroes will be exploring a whole new terrain underwater, as two behind-the-scenes pictures reveal.
Posted on the official Avatar Twitter page, the pictures see the actors filming underwater as director James Cameron gives them guidance from above.
"From the set of the sequels: @JimCameron directing the actors before they dive underwater for performance capture," the tweet reads.
From the set of the sequels: @JimCameron directing the actors before they dive underwater for performance capture.— Avatar (@officialavatar) May 6, 2020
Fun fact: That layer of white on the water's surface is comprised of floating balls that prevent lights from interfering with filming underwater. pic.twitter.com/dOBwS6qOXF
"Fun fact: That layer of white on the water's surface is comprised of floating balls that prevent lights from interfering with filming underwater."
A first look at Sigourney Weaver's return as Dr Grace Augustine has also already been unveiled.
Back to the blue we go!
Avatar is now available to watch on services including Disney+ and Amazon Prime. Avatar 2 will be released on December 17, 2021 in US and UK cinemas, with Avatar 3, Avatar 4 and Avatar 5 expected to follow in December 2023, December 2025 and December 2027 respectively.
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