Filming will commence on sequels to both Fantastic Four and Alien vs. Predator sequels within the next 45 days, according to Hollywood North Report:

HNR/Sneak Peek has learned that the Vancouver start date of the upcoming Fox feature sequel Fantastic Four and The Silver Surfer, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team, is now scheduled for August 28. The 5-month shoot will run til January 31, 2007.

In other 'genre' film news, the Fox sequel, Alien vs. Predator: Survival of the Fittest starts September 25 for 3 months til December 1.