Filming Begins on the J.A. Bayona-Directed 'Jurassic World 2'
Jurassic World was always getting a sequel. It earned $1.67 billion at the box office, and now production has begun on the untitled follow-up, which has existed under the basic moniker of Jurassic World 2 for over a year now.
Production on 'Jurassic World 2' is Underway
With summer 2018 set to see the release of Jurassic World 2, it seems the sequel to 2015's smash hit has begun production, according to producer Frank Marshall.
Ted Levine Joins 'Jurassic World 2'
The Silence of the Lambs' Ted Levine has joined Jurassic World 2 in an unspecified role. — J.A. Bayona (A Monster Calls) is directing from a script written by Colin Trevorrow and Derek Connolly. Levine is just the latest addition, and he joins Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Toby Jones, Justice Smith, Rafe Spall, and Daniella Pineda. It's being produced by Frank Marshall and Steven Spielberg.
Michael Giacchino Composing the Score for 'Jurassic World 2'
Composer Michael Giacchino is coming off a reported crunch time of just a handful of weeks scoring on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, but it seems that he doesn't have any intentions of slowing down.
'Jurassic World 2' to Increase Use of Animatronics, Says Director
While doing press for A Monster Calls, director J.A. Bayona is hoping to utilize anamatronics in telling his story much like he did in the aforementioned film, for Jurassic World 2.
B.D. Wong May Be Back for 'Jurassic World 2'
Dr. Henry Wu was last seen flying out of the danger zone as Jurassic Wold was overrun by dinosaurs, and his fate was never clarified. Producer Frank Marshall sat in for an interview with CinemaBlend, in which he told them that "when they take off in helicopters, you know they're probably going to come back."
'Jurassic World 2' Production to Begin in March, Bayona Teases Connection to 'Jurassic Park'
Jurassic World 2, with a new director on hand in J.A. Bayona, is set to begin production in March next year. In the reveal, Bayona has hinted that the sequel will have more to do with the original Jurassic Park film than its predecessor did.
'Jurassic World 2' Looks to Cast Toby Jones, Rafe Spall
Variety is reporting negotiations for the addition of two new cast members to the Jurassic World series with Toby Jones and Rafe Spall in talks for roles in the sequel.
'Jurassic World 2' to Continue a Familiar Tradition in the Jurassic Franchise
Bits and pieces of information have been surfacing for Jurassic World 2 in recent weeks, though the nature of the title begs the question of whether it will get a name change given it's the fifth in the franchise.
'Jurassic World 2' to Take Cues from Modern Treatment of Animals
There's some real world thematic resonance to come from the sequel to Colin Trevorrow's 2015 hit Jurassic World, and while the director is not returning to direct, he is still heavily involved in the future of the franchise.
Expect a Scarier and More Suspenseful Sequel for 'Jurassic World 2'
Producer and co-writer Colin Trevorrow has spoken out about the upcoming sequel to Jurassic World, which he himself directed and which turned out to be a monumental hit back in 2015.
Update on 'Jurassic World 2,' Confirmed as Part of a Trilogy
Director J.A. Bayona, taking over from Colin Trevorrow, is directing the sequel to last year's hit Jurassic World. Bayona is currently doing press for his latest release, A Monster Calls, which is being received extremely well.
'Jurassic World 2' to Launch Production 2017 in Hawaii
Jurassic World 2 is set to start rolling when production begins next year, with at least a number of scenes featuring Hawaii as its tropical backdrop. Fansite Jurassic Outpost has learned that the sequel will start principal photography in February under the production name Ancient Futures.