District 9 director Neill Blomkamp starts new film

Director of Elysium preparing to shoot sci-fi comedy Chappie

Although Elysium has not yet been released, director Neill Blomkamp is already preparing his new film: sci-fi comedy Chappie.

Blomkamp told The Province that Elysium is very nearly finished. In the meantime, he’s preparing to shoot Chappie in Johannesburg, with effects work to be done in Vancouver.

Elysium will be released on 9 August 2013 in the US and 20 September 2013 in the UK. You can buy District 9 on Blu-ray for £7.77 at Amazon.co.uk