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    Andy Serkis Signs On For 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Sequel


    by ClevverMovies

    Watch Rise of the Planet of the Apes Trailer! - Click to Subscribe! - Become a Fan! - Follow Us! Hey guys, Tatiana carrier here with the scoop on some Oscar buzz surrounding Rise of the planet of the apes star Andy Serkis. According to Deadline, 20th century fox will wage an Oscar campaign for Andy Serkis for Rise of the Planet of the Apes! As you guys know, Rise of the Planet of the Apes's has KILLED it at the box office with $453 million worldwide gross ...naturally a sequel is the next big step for some more ape take over. Now, you would think the priority would be securing james franco to lead...but weve just leadned that the priorty comes in the form of andy serkis! The studio just closed a reported seven-figure deal for Andy Serkis to reprise his role as lead ape Caesar. Serkis had only signed on for one movie, so his reps had leverage in ensuring that he come back to continue leading the ape takeover in multiple future installments of the series. Now The big question remains whether Fox should break ground and campaign for an Oscar for Serkis's work in Rise of the Planet of the Apes. To date, Academy voters haven't yet paid much attention to actors behind CG performance capture creations, so we aren't so sure. Serkis could have been nominated for his groundbreaking work in The Lord of the Rings, and was ignored so who knows! Do you guys think that Serkis deserves an Oscar nomination for his performance is Rise of the planet od the apes? Let us know by commenting below, while you at it subscribe to our chanel so that you can stay in the movie know!