The third film in Edgar Wright’s comedy trilogy follows 2004’s Shaun Of The Dead and 2007’s Hot Fuzz. Simon Pegg and Nick Frost will star.

Wright is in pre-production for an October start in the UK. Pegg co-wrote the screenplay with Wright and Working Title’s Eric Fellner and Tim Bevan will produce with Nira Park of Big Talk Pictures. 

The official teaser poster was released at Comic-Con on Friday (13). The story centres on a group of friends who embark upon a fateful pub crawl.

Focus Features will distribute The World’s End in North America and Universal will handle international distribution.