Jurassic World 2 release date announced

Chris Pratt

A date for the release of sequel, Jurassic World 2, has been announced by Universal Pictures. It will land in cinemas in 2018.

The movie has become the highest ever grossing film released by Universal and Variety magazine has announced that the film's stars, Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas will both reprise their roles as owen Grady and Claire Dearing.

Director Colin Trevorrow will co-write the script but won't return to the director's chair. "Jurassic Park is like Star Wars. Different directors can give a different taste to each movie. I would be involved in some way, but not as director," said Trevorrow who will also act as executive producer alongside Steve Spielberg.

Watch our Sony Movie News interview with Jurassic director Colin Trevorrow below.