Writers Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver have revealed that the new ocean-centric Avatar sequel almost included an epic space battle.
release of James Cameronlong-awaited sequel, Avatar: Path of Waterwhich took audiences on a journey beyond Pandora’s rainforest and into the depths of the beautiful ocean. Rick Jaffa When Amanda Silver Through an interview with Entertainment Weekly.
“We had one idea for a space battle with the Na’vi,” Jaffa said of the film’s first script. But we were struggling. How does that work with the story we’re talking about? Jim said, “Well, give me a few weeks.” And, by the way, a great script.
Despite the interesting premise, choosing to focus entirely on Pandora’s Sea may have been the right choice due to the franchise’s well-established wildlife and conservation themes. The idea of going to outer space was eventually scrapped, but the premise eventually found its way into the realm of comics, Avatar: High Groundis a three-volume serial from Dark Horse Comics that takes place after the company’s vengeful return to Pandora during the war between the Na’vi and the RDA.
The writers also revealed that the script for the upcoming sequel was developed in the Writers Room, which was directed by Cameron. It explains the bigger story, but each movie is different,” Silver said. The script duo added that the script for the second film grew so large that it was split into two parts. I was wondering if I should do it.
following the release of Avatar: Path of Wateris the third installment of the franchise, which is already in post-production and will debut in theaters on December 20, 2024. Despite the secretive nature of the upcoming project, previous reports revealed that the film would feature a new tribe called the Na’vi.Roak, the younger son of the Ash People, Jake and Neytiri, plays a more central role in the story. avatar 3, two additional installments are also in the works.When Avatar Now established as a franchise, fans can eagerly await what else Cameron has in store for Pandora’s future.
Avatar: Path of Water Currently running in theaters only. Check out the official trailer for the movie below.