`Ninja Turtles` sequel in works

PTI| Updated: Aug 11, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Los Angeles: Megan Fox starrer `Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle` is getting a sequel after overperforming at the box office.

The Paramount film grossed USD 65 million at the box office in its opening weekend and USD 97.3 million worldwide.

Michael Bay, Andrew Form, Brad Fuller and Galen Walker are returning as the producers on the sequel with the writing team of Josh Applebaum and Andre Memec, suggest reports.

It is not clear whether director Jonathan Liebesman will return for the sequel as well, which will release on June 3, 2016.