Woody Harrelson is to become bad to the bone as he prepares to play the bad guy in the sequel to last years ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’.
At present story details are being kept secret, but it has been revealed that Harrelson is to play a character called the Colonel.
The character is the among the lead human roles in the film.
Matt Reeves, who directed 2014’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, has returned as helmer for the new project, which is titled War for the Planet of the Apes. Mark Bomback also is back as screenwriter and Chernin Entertainment as the producer. Dylan Clark is also producing.
At present it is unclear who else will return to the cast in the film, which will continue the story of Caeser, who will once again be played by Andy Serkis.
It was recently reported that Gabriel Chavarria would play one of the new characters, but insiders say his part is small.