The film 'Planet Of The Apes' has had its world premiere in New York.

Among the guests at the screening were the film's stars including Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth and Helena Bonham Carter.

They were joined at the event by the film's director Tim Burton as well as Charlton Heston, who has a cameo as an ape in the film.

'Planet Of The Apes' is released in Ireland on August 17.