Planet of the Apes is a franchise starting in 1968 with its latest instalment released in 2017.
The series spanning movies, TV shows, comics, novels and more follows a dystopian world in which there is war between apes and humans, vying for control over one another.
The reboot movie series that started in 2011 has grossed over $2 billion worldwide, receiving both critical and audience acclaim.
Caesar is the main protagonist of the Planet of the Apes reboot series. He was an evolved chimpanzee and was the king of the Ape Colony. Caesar was also the son of the late Alpha and the late Bright Eyes.
As an immensely intelligent chimpanzee who commands respect and loyalty from all those that encounter him, Caesar was a fierce leader. Despite seeing imperfections among humans, Caesar maintained his compassion and sympathy for humans while leading his apes to freedom.
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On September 26 in the Planet of the Apes universe...
- 1923: Screenwriter Arthur Rowe is born in Sandborn, Indiana. Rowe wrote an unfilmed story for the Planet of the Apes TV series, titled "Freedom Road".
- 1924: Screenwriter Shimon Bar-David Wincelberg is born in Kiel, Germany. Wincelberg co-wrote the Planet of the Apes television series episode "Up Above the World So High".
- 1966: Richard D. Zanuck, head of production at Twentieth Century Fox, gives the go-ahead for Arthur P. Jacobs to film a Planet of the Apes movie.