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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles debuts to $93.7 mil globally, sequel announced for 2016

August 10th, 2014 by Edwin Torres Jr Comments

Paramount Pictures is so pleased by the  $93.7 million global debut of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles this weekend, that it is already moving forward with plans for a sequel to the reboot.

Of that total, $65 million was done domestically. The budget for the film was $125 million.

Michael Bay will once again producing, and screenwriters Josh Appelbaum and André Nemec (Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol) returning to pen the script. No word on a director yet.

The sequel will hit theaters on June 3rd, 2016.

Source: Variety

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