02/10/2008. Contributed by Jessica Martin
DreamWorks has said that Pandamonium will reign in 2011 when the sequel to Kung Fu Panda is expected to return to cinemas on June 3rd 2011.
The second film will follow Po, the world's biggest kung fu fan, as he continues his journey as the chosen one who fulfills an ancient prophesy while mastering the art of kung fu. The movie sequel to Kung Fu Panda will again star Jack Black, Angelina Jolie and other original cast members and will be directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, head of story on Kung Fu Panda. It will be produced by Melissa Cobb. Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger, who wrote and co-produced the original film, will also be returning.
DreamWorks's CEO, Jeffrey Katzenberg, told SFcrowsnest, "We are thrilled to reunite the creative team that made 'Kung Fu Panda' such a global success. Because of their imaginative work, Po's path to heroism proved popular with moviegoers of all ages around the world."
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