Avatar The Way of Water will hit theatres on December 16, 2022

This is the second film in Cameron's Avatar franchise, following Avatar

Cameron, who had stated in 2006 that he would like to make sequels to Avatar if it was successful, announced the first two sequels in 2010

The sequels were confirmed as continuing to follow the characters of Jake and Neytiri in December 2009

Manhattan Beach, California, is the main shooting location for Avatar: The Way of Water

Avatar: The Way of Water is scheduled to hit theatres in December, is distributed by 20th Century Studios.