FOX CEO Jim Gianopulos said that the sequel is expected to hit theaters on Christmas 2017.
Avatar 3 and Avatar 4 would then release in late 2018, respectively late 2019.
James Cameron has said before that he was waiting for the technology to develop further to be able to deliver jaw- dropping effects and scenes, just as the original movie, that hitt theaters 6 years ago, did.
At the same time, he was working with a group of screen writers on all three sequels at once, which can be very challenging. According to the FOX CEO, James Cameron wants to make sure that he has a well written story to work with.
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