NYCC has added FOX’s highly anticipated sequel ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ to its long list of panels and sneak-peeks. Attending this year to promote the film will be Andy Serkis, Director Matt Reeves and the film’s Producer Dylan Clark.
FOX will debut an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the creation and filming process, as well as offer never before seen film footage. At the event Matt Reeves and Dylan Clark will join Andy Serkis on0stage to discuss the unique relationship between performance capture acting and filmmaking. Attendees can catch the panel on Thursday, October 6th at 8:30pm, the event will be held at the REGAL E-WALK THEATER on 247 West 42nd Street.
In War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.
This third installment will star Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Terry Notary and Karin Konoval. “War for Planet of the Apes” will hit theaters nationwide on July 14, 2017.