Guillermo del Toro‘s Pacific Rim 2 (2017) is set to release in movie theaters on August 4, 2017. Guillermo del Toro has confirmed that everything is ready to start shooting Pacific Rim 2 this November 2015. This news was revealed at the San Diego Comic-Con 2015. Although this is the very early stage of development, del Toro did say that everyone is busy building the robots and kaiju, full details below. The design process has already been in the works for the past 3-4 months.
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Guillermo del Toro said:
We are deep into designing the robots, the kaijus…having fun planning the battles. We have an epic battle at the end of this that we started to design a couple of weeks ago. We’ve been up for about three or four months designing, and we start shooting in November.
Directed by Guillermo del Toro, Steven S. DeKnight
Official Synopsis: It is 2035, ten years after the Battle of the Breach, in which the inter-dimensional portal created by the Precursors (through which they sent marauding Kaiju) was closed. Former Jaeger pilot Jake Pentecost - son of Battle of the Breach hero Stacker Pentecost - makes a living by stealing and selling Jaeger parts on the black market in the Los Angeles area. After he tracks part of a disabled Jaeger's power core to the secret workshop of fifteen year-old Jaeger enthusiast Amara Namani, both are arrested by the Pan-Pacific Defense Corps (PPDC) after an altercation between Amara's small, single-pilot Jaeger Scrapper and the Police Jaeger November Ajax. A holographic transmission of Jake's adoptive sister and PPDC Secretary General Mako Mori persuades him to return to PPDC as an instructor, with Amara as his recruit..
Cast: Ron Perlman, Max Martini, Robert Maillet, Charlie Hunnam, Rajeev Pahuja, Shane Rangi, Marco Sinigaglia, Burn Gorman, Tian Jing, Josh Stamberg,…
Genres: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure