By Margeaux Watson
Updated March 24, 2009 at 06:03 PM EDT

According to the Associated Press, Kiefer Sutherland said he will return to play Jack Bauer for an eighth season of 24 during an interview in Hong Kong while promoting his role as General W.R. Monger in the new 3-D animated flick Monsters vs. Aliens. Shooting is set to start in May.