Universal Pictures has handed out a September 6, 2013 release date for director David Twohy's Riddick, which will also debut in IMAX theaters that same day. As of now, this sci-fi sequel is the only movie currently occupying that release slot. Star Vin Diesel celebrated the news on his Facebook page with a photo of the actor in costume alongside David Twohy. Take a look at the photo, along with the message to his Facebook fans.
"September 6th 2013
The release date of next year's Riddick.
IMAX... very cool, great job DT.
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