'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' was one of last year's biggest critical and financial surprises at the box office. The 20th Century Fox hit had Oscar buzz for motion capture star Andy Serkis and a sequel was greenlit by Fox soon after the film hit theaters. Now the apes will rise again with addition of another new writer.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
It's hard to keep track of all the great stories coming out of CinemaCon this week, but one of the coolest is the news that 20th Century Fox is gearing up for a sequel to 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes.' One of last year's most pleasant surprises, the film was both a critical and commercial success, and Fox is saying that they want to start shooting this summer.