The forged for Avatar 2, in addition to the opposite sequels, continues to develop as Jemaine Clement has been added to the ensemble. James Cameron has been planning out what is going to ultimately be a five-movie saga for the higher a part of the final decade and manufacturing is properly underway on the subsequent installments, which shall be launched by Disney within the coming years, because of the merger with Fox. Whereas we await some precise footage, and even photographs, now we have phrase that a very humorous particular person shall be making his technique to Pandora.
The official Twitter account for the Avatar franchise introduced that Jemaine Clement, identified greatest as one half of the musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, has boarded the sequels. Clement will reportedly play a marine biologist by the identify of Dr. Ian Garvin. The announcement (which features a little Flight of the Conchords joke) reads as follows.
“Casting announcement! Jemaine Clement has been forged within the Avatar sequels as Dr. Garvin, a marine biologist on Pandora. Glad to have you ever aboard Jemaine Clement! It is Enterprise Time. #AvatarFamily”
Jemaine Clement can be identified for his vampire comedy What We Do within the Shadows, which he made in 2014 with Taika Waititi. It has since been become a TV sequence on FX. A few of Clement’s different roles embody the Marvel sequence Legion, HBO’s Divorce and Males In Black three. Although, that is arguably his most important function in a serious franchise up to now. James Cameron additionally responded to the information with a short assertion.
“I’ve cherished Jemaine’s work for years and I am actually pumped that he is becoming a member of our forged as Ian Garvin, one in every of my favourite characters.”
Whereas not a lot has formally been revealed in regards to the forthcoming sequels, we all know that Avatar 2 will happen largely underwater. So it appears possible that Dr. Ian Garvin will play an enormous function within the first of those 4 deliberate sequels. It isn’t but clear if Jemaine Clement will seem in all 4 films, assuming all of them find yourself getting made.
James Cameron has already wrapped all the movement seize wanted for Avatar 2 and three. He is since moved on to taking pictures precise live-action sequences in New Zealand. The forged additionally contains returning members resembling Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver and Stephen Lang. New additions embody Michelle Yeoh, Kate Winslet and Oona Chaplin. There was additionally a latest video posted on social media that made it seem to be Vin Diesel could have a job, however that hasn’t been confirmed simply but.
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Disney not too long ago shifted the discharge schedule for the sequels that had beforehand been laid out by Fox. Avatar 2 is now scheduled to hit theaters on December 17, 2021. The opposite three sequels will arrive on coming December 22, 2023, December 19, 2025, and December 17, 2027. We’ll remember to hold you posted as any additional particulars on the films are made out there. Be at liberty to take a look at the announcement from the official Avatar Twitter account beneath.
📣 Casting announcement!
Jemaine Clement has been forged within the Avatar sequels as Dr. Garvin, a marine biologist on Pandora.
Glad to have you ever aboard @AJemaineClement! It is Enterprise Time. #AvatarFamily 💙 pic.twitter.com/B0EYbtErdo
— Avatar (@officialavatar) Could 15, 2019
I’ve cherished @AJemaineClement’s work for years and I’m actually pumped that he’s becoming a member of our forged as Ian Garvin, one in every of my favourite characters. https://t.co/vctMcPXQsY
— James Cameron (@JimCameron) Could 15, 2019
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