Kate Winslet to reunite with Titanic director James Cameron for Avatar sequels

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Oct,04 2017 14:34 51 IST

Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet has reunited with Titanic director James Cameron after 20 years for his upcoming Avatar sequels.

Kate Winslet has called herself the biggest hypocrite of the decade. AFP

Kate Winslet. AFP

"Kate and I have been looking for something to do together for 20 years, since our collaboration on Titanic, which was one of the most rewarding of my career. I can't wait to see her bring the character of Ronal to life," variety.com quoted Cameron as saying.

Released in 2009, Avatar currently holds the record for highest grossing film till date with collections of $2.8 billion.

The upcoming four sequels of the film will hit theaters starting on December 18, 2020 for Avatar 2Avatar 3 will release on 17 December, 2021; followed by a three-year break for Avatar 4, which is slated for 20 December, 2024. Avatar 5 will release on 19 December, 2025.

Cameron began filming the first of the four movies last week in California. The films will mark the return of previous cast members including Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, CCH Pounder and Stephen Lang.