‘War of the Planet of the Apes’ Casts Woody Harrelson as Main Villain

Planet Of The Apes Casting

The Hollywood Reporter brings world that Woody Harrelson is set to play the main villain in Matt Reeves’ Dawn of the Planet of the Apes sequel War of the Planet of the Apes. Good choice.

“True Detective” and The Hunger Games star will play a character called the Colonel n this third film in the Fox’s rebooted series. Harrelson joins a cast that includes Andy Serkis set to return via motion capture as the CG ape Caesar and Gabriel Chavarria (“East Los High”), who has an untitled supporting role.

Planet Of The Apes Casting

The plot outline is being kept under wraps. The assumption is that the human cast will change from sequel to sequel. War of the Planet of the Apes production would start in October in Vancouver, and the film is set for release on July 14, 2017.

Source: THR