Apes Rise In Streamed Event 5:30PM US-EST

20th Century Fox is hosting a live streaming event to display the visual effects behind the upcoming “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” opening on August 5th.

The event takes place at 2:30 PM US-PST (5:30 PM US-EST) today and will include the special effects team from WETA demonstrating how they created the apes for this new take on the franchise.

The first trailer meanwhile is scheduled to go live on Apple.com at 12:01AM US-PST/3:01AM US-EST tonight. Check our trailers section for it then.