Get the scoop on Marvel Avengers, Iroman, Spider-man and More at the Ultimate Source for Marvel Comics, Games, Movies, Reviews and Toys News Daily
Customs Comics DVDs Figures Games Marvel Database Movies News Reviews TV Forums Home
facebook twitter New Feeds
Matthew Vaughn Won't Direct 'X-Men: First Class 2'; Studio Wants Bryan Singer
Marvel: Outsiders on 2012-10-25

Deadline has confirmed that Matthew Vaughn has decided to step back and not direct the sequel to 20th Century Fox‘s hit spinoff X-Men: First Class. Vaughn wrote the treatment for the sequel that was scripted by Simon Kinberg and will be producing the movie with Simon Kinberg and Lauren Shuler Donner.

20th Century Fox has a replacement short list running and the first name on the list is Bryan Singer, who launched the X-Men feature franchise with the first two superb films and who has been a guiding influence in this spinoff by writing the treatment and producing.

As for the sequel, Fox has a script for X-Men: Days Of Future Past, and set to return is Fox’s First Class cast that includes Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Jennifer Lawrence. The release date has been set for July 18th, 2014 which Fox hopes to make so they are in need of a director quickly. As to why Vaughn stepped back isn't exactly sure but sources say that he is picky on projects he directs. He originally quit from directing the original First Class film, prompting Fox to start a search before he changed his mind and returned. Vaughn also passed on directing the sequel to his Kick-Ass film, entrusting the job to Jeff Wadlow. Wadlow is shooting Kick-Ass 2: Balls To The Wall right now with Aaron Johnson and Chloe Moretz.



Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus



MORE Marvel NEWS & UPDATES

Read More Marvel News »

- Advertise Here -

Tfieds.com - Buy, sell and trade toys, comics and games






Customs Comics DVDs Figures Games Marvel Database Movies News Reviews TV Forums Home

ENI
About
Entertainment News International (ENI) is the popular culture network for fans all around the world. Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!
Sites
Action Figures
Comics
Classifieds
Entertainment
Reset Nation
 
Marvel
Podcasts
Star Wars
Transformers
Links
Support
This site and content are copyright © 2014 Entertainment News International - All other rights revert to their lawful owners
This website is provided for the general public as an information and entertainment resource. If you feel this site has infringed on your legal rights, please contact us