20th Century Fox have announced that director Matt Reeves, producer Dylan Clark and actor Andy Serkis are all set to appear at New York Comic Con next week where they will debut an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at along with debuting the first footage from “War for the Planet of the Apes” which opens next summer.
Ahead of the panel, Fox has also released the first synopsis for the film which marks the third chapter of the critically acclaimed rebooted 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.”
Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Terry Notary and Karin Konoval also star in the film which opens July next year. The panel will take place on Thursday, October 6, from 8:30pm at the Regal E-Walk Theater.
Source: 20th Century Fox