News Has A New Director Been Found For The New ‘Friday the 13th’ Film? Published 3 years ago on August 8, 2016 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Looks like Jason Voorhees is set to make a return to the big screen. We can report that a new director has been found for the next installment in the Friday the 13th franchise. As previously reported, Aaron Guzikowski wrote a iteration for the project, and things are really starting to progress with another update on the film. Deadline is reporting that Breck Eisner is currently in talks to direct the next Friday the 13th franchise film, replacing original director David Bruckner. We have also heard that the new film is expected to be released sometimes in 2017, but not on the previously planned date of January 13th. Halloween would be the perfect date to release the film, which would be Friday, October 13th. As quoted by Brad Fuller: “Origin isn’t really the right word for this movie,” said producer Brad Fuller. “The word origin got out and everyone’s calling it an origin film now, but that isn’t exactly the direction we’re taking. It’s more of an alternate world that we’re creating for Jason – an alternate space, alternate reality – in this film. Yes, Pamela and Jason are together in this film, but this is the same Jason we all know and love. He’s Jason; he kills – he kills teenagers. We went down the origin route with the second Texas Chainsaw Massacre film, and I think when you go to deep into a character’s origin, the character stops being scary at some point. I’m not worried about demystifying Jason by revealing parts of his back story, which most of the fans are familiar with.” “The story takes place between the late 1970s and the early 1980s,” he added. “There is a summer camp, and there are camp counselors.” Are you excited? We are definitely looking forward to another Jason outing on the big screen. Related Topics:Aaron GuzikowskiBrad FullerBreck EisnerFriday the 13thJason Voorhees Up Next Sony Screen Gems Reveals A Poster For ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ Don't Miss New Horror Movie Blu-Ray And DVD Releases: August 9th, (2016) Advertisement You may like ‘Friday the 13th’ 1-8 Movie Boxset Collection Comes to UK Blu-Ray This October Full Details for Tom Savini’s Official Biography Book ‘SAVINI’ Waxwork Records Gives Fans Another Chance to Own ‘Friday the 13th’ Soundtrack on Vinyl [Photo] ‘Jason Lives’ Icon CJ Graham Returns in Fan Film ‘Friday the 13th: Vengeance’ Friday the 13th Fan Tribute Film ‘Never Hike Alone’ Gets Blu-Ray and DVD Release Jason Blum Wants to Bring Jason Voorhees Back in a New ‘Friday the 13th’ Reboot! Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News12 hours ago Jamie Lee Curtis Promises “Sensational” End to the ‘Halloween’ Trilogy News2 days ago James Wan Produced ‘Mortal Kombat’ Movie Begins Filming in Australia Blu-Ray & DVD3 days ago 88 Films Bringing Jamie Lee Curtis Slasher ‘Terror Train’ to UK Blu-Ray This November Blu-Ray & DVD3 days ago 88 Films Releasing ‘Christmas Evil’ on UK Blu-Ray This December Blu-Ray & DVD5 days ago Rob Zombie’s ‘3 From Hell’ Brings the Carnage to Blu-Ray and Digital in the UK This October News6 days ago Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween Kills’ Begins Filming Today in Wilmington, North Carolina News3 weeks ago Scene-Stealer Jibrail Nantambu Will Return for ‘Halloween Kills’ and ‘Halloween Ends’ News4 weeks ago Charles Cyphers Rumored to Appear in Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween Kills’ News3 weeks ago Anthony Michael Hall Will Play Tommy Doyle in ‘Halloween Kills’ News2 weeks ago Kyle Richards Will Reprise Her Role as Lindsey Wallace in ‘Halloween Kills’ News12 hours ago Jamie Lee Curtis Promises “Sensational” End to the ‘Halloween’ Trilogy News1 week ago [Trailer] Blumhouse’s ‘Black Christmas’ Remake Unwraps a Masked Killer News2 weeks ago ‘Gretel & Hansel’ Teaser Trailer and Poster Awakens Blood-Curdling Witch News1 month ago [Trailer] John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Returns to Theaters This Fall! News1 month ago Shudder’s “Creepshow” Series to Get Its Own Maze at Universal Studios Hollywood Trending Editorials3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!