Matt Reeves To Direct The 3rd 'Planet Of The Apes' Movie
Reported by Outsiders - 2014.01.07
Deadline is reporting that 20th Century Fox and Chernin Entertainment signed Matt Reeves to direct the third installment of The Planet Of The Apes franchise after screening his cut of Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes. For the third movie, Reeves will write the script with Mark Bomback, one of the writers who scripted the sequel. Amanda Silver and Rick Jaffa were the scribes who resurrected the franchise with Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes. The directing deal is done and the writer deals are being worked out right now. It is likely that Reeves will go right into the third film, a priority for the studio.