Sam Worthington on 'Avatar' sequels: 'I'm ready when James Cameron is'
Published Mar 30 2012, 12:54 BST
By Ben Rawson-Jones and Simon Reynolds
has said that he is ready to reprise his role as Jake Sully in the Avatar
James Cameron is planning to film the two follow-ups back-to-back
, with the first slated to arrive in December 2014.
"Whenever Jim says. If he called me up this afternoon I'd be there," Worthington told Digital Spy
of Avatar 2
Asked about Cameron's recent dive to the Pacific Ocean's Mariana Trench
, the Wrath of the Titans
star responded: "I thought he was going to get eaten by a megalodon. I seriously thought a big octopus was going to come out and [eat him].
"As Liam Neeson said, be more worried for the octopus, because Jim probably would have caught him and pulled him up for lunch."
Worthington's Wrath of the Titans
, which sees him return to the role of demigod Perseus, opens in cinemas today (March 30).