News ‘Sleight’ Director J.D. Dillard to Helm a Remake of ‘The Fly’ for Fox Published 2 years ago on March 15, 2017 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Fans of the original 1958 black and white version of The Fly have already been treated to David Cronenberg’s updated practical effects-filled masterpiece, which goes down as one of the greatest horror remakes ever created. Guess what? Another one is coming via Fox, thirty years after Cronenberg’s film. Deadline got the exclusive news that J.D. Dillard, who made his directorial feature debut with (Sleight) is in negotiations to direct and co-write a remake of The Fly for Fox. He would pen the script with writing partner Alex Theurer. It’s very early days at the moment, so we can’t give you more details other than what we have right now. The film will obviously focus on a man performing daring experiments when it all goes horribly wrong. More news as we get it. Related Topics: Up Next Watch the Entire “Friday the 13th: The Game” 2017 PAX West Panel Don't Miss Misfits’ Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein to Star in ‘Death Ward 13’ Continue Reading Advertisement You may like Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News5 hours ago Official ‘Death House’ Trailer, Bloody Imagery, and Poster Awakens Hell News1 day ago ‘Halloween’ – The Face of Pure Evil Featurette Focuses on the New Mask News1 day ago Dakota Johnson Gives Her Soul to the Dance in New ‘Suspiria’ Clip News1 day ago Mezco Toyz Releasing New 15″ Mega Scale Talking Pennywise ‘IT’ Figure News2 days ago Featurette Tells the Story of Sabrina Spellman in Netflix’s “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” Music4 weeks ago Listen to John Carpenter’s Stunning First Track “The Shape Returns” for New ‘Halloween’ News2 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Writer Danny McBride Has Ideas for Potential Sequel News2 weeks ago Rob Zombie Shares New Photo of Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding in ‘Three From Hell’ Blu-Ray & DVD3 weeks ago Tom Savini’s 1990 ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Remake is Available Again on U.S. Blu-Ray News2 weeks ago New Video Takes You Behind-the-Scenes of David Gordon Green’s ‘Halloween’ Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News1 year ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News1 year ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD1 year ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News1 year ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News1 year ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News1 year ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News1 year ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!