Total Recall director Len Wiseman has signed on to direct Black Chapter, based on a story he developed with X2 writer Zak Penn.
The A Good Day to Die Hard star would join Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke and Arnold Schwarzenegger in the franchise reboot.
Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions have announced that Jack Reacher director Christopher McQuarrie will reunite with Tom Cruise for the next film in the “Mission: Impossible” franchise.
Albert Torres, who was hired to re-write the live-action Akira adaptation, will take a stab at the screenplay for a film based on the Dark Horse miniseries The Strange Case of Mr. Hyde.
Jack Reacher writer/director Christopher McQuarrie, who collaborates frequently with Tom Cruise, is reportedly the top choice to helm the next installment of Paramount Pictures’ blockbuster Mission: Impossible franchise.
Skydance Productions is acquiring the rights to the popular 1970s and ’80s anime series for the screenwriter of The Usual Suspects and The Wolverine to adapt as a live-action film.