Director Colin Trevorrow recently confirmed that Jurassic World will take place 22 years after Jurassic Park. “If there are billions to be made, no one can resist them, even if they know things could end horribly,” explained Trevorrow on why someone would build another dinosaur park, in conversation with Slash Film.
He explained that Jurassic World will include a new dinosaur park on Isla Nublar, which sees 20,000 visitors every day. The only way to get there is via ferry from Costa Rica, and it has hotels, restaurants, a golf course, and, of course, real dinosaurs. “It’s the realisation of John Hammond’s dream, and I think you’ll want to go there,” said Trevorrow.
Jurassic World is set to play on our relationship with technology and science, and how we now take these amazing feats for granted in the 21st century. “We imagined a teenager texting his girlfriend with his back to a T-Rex behind protective glass,” Trevorrow said.
Filming will take place for approximately 11 weeks in the New Orleans area and the production is looking for extras (men and women between 18-75 years old). To get involved see here. The movie is set to be released in June 2015.
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