After the smash success of “Jurassic World,” Universal has dated a sequel for June 22, 2018.
Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will return to star in the film, which Steven Spielberg will exec produce through his Amblin Entertainment banner.
Colin Trevorrow, who directed “Jurassic World,” will co-write the screenplay with Derek Connolly.
On Wednesday, “Jurassic World” became the No. 3 top-grossing film of all-time, surpassing “The Avengers” with a monster $1.52 billion in ticket sales.
It has one remaining territory left to open — Japan, where it debuts on Aug. 5.