The studio has pushed back the official start of its new monster universe from June 2016 to March 2017, while also shifting “Pacific Rim 2″ and “Warcraft.”
The second film in a shared Universal Monsters universe will see the light of day on April 21, 2017.
A new rumor suggests the action/horror film added material during reshoots to connect it to the studio’s plans for its classic monster properties.
The Walking Dead veteran will direct Universal’s Snow White sequel, due in theaters in 2016.
The Star Trek and Amazing Spider-Man 2 writer has been hired to direct Universal’s reboot of The Mummy.
Universal Pictures reportedly is take a cue from Marvel in plotting a cinematic universe for such classic monsters as Dracula, the Wolfman and the Mummy.
The Mummy producers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci are looking for another director for the Universal reboot now that Andrés Muschietti has left.
Universal Pictures stakes out a date for its remake of The Mummy and moves Warcraft out of the way of Star Wars: Episode VII.
Van Helsing and The Mummy co-producer Roberto Orci talks about the potential for a shared Universal Monster film universe featuring updates of the classic characters.
Andres Muschietti, who directed and co-wrote the enormously successful horror film Mama, is in talks to helm the reboot of Universal Pictures’ Mummy franchise, following the departure in July of Len Wiseman.
Underworld director Len Wisemen won’t be helming the planned Mummy reboot after all, although the project remains a top priority for Universal Pictures.
Hedging its bet, Universal Pictures has hired The Hunger Games screenwriter Billy Ray to work on a second, competing script for its reboot of The Mummy.