Overlord director to helm Van Helsing movie for Universal and James Wan

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Again in March of this 12 months it was introduced that Common Photos had tapped Noticed, Insidious and The Conjuring director James Wan to provide an unique horror-thriller impressed by the studio’s traditional library of monster characters.

Whereas particular particulars have been initially saved below wraps, it has now been revealed that the venture in query is a Van Helsing film, and it is going to be helmed by Julius Avery, director of the 2018 World Battle II motion horror Overlord.

The official logline for the venture is but to be revealed, however the movie will happen throughout the world of the legendary vampire hunter who was created by Bram Stoker and made his first look within the traditional novel Dracula. There’s no phrase both as as to whether the movie could have any connection to the opposite Monster tasks within the works at Common, which features a Dracula movie from director Karyn Kusama.

This isn’t the primary time that Common has tried to launch Van Helsing as its personal property, with Hugh Jackman taking up the title function within the 2004 action-adventure horror which was directed by Stephen Sommers (The Mummy, The Mummy Returns). It was slammed by critics, however loved modest field workplace success with $300 million worldwide.

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