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Looks Like David Fincher is Directing ‘World War Z 2’

Variety reports that Paramount indeed convinced David Fincher to direct that goddamn World War Z sequel. Brad Pitt‘s frequent collaborator was first rumored for the gig back in August 2016 and it looks like that is now a step closer to becoming a reality.

Fincher has thrice directed Pitt: in Se7en (1995), Fight Club (1999) and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), and their partnership on World War Z 2 should excite many.

Brad Pitt’s WORLD WAR Z Sequel Gets a 2017 Release Date

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Not under wraps anymore! Brad Pitt returns to his starring role in the sequel to World War Z, set to arrive in theaters June 9th, 2017.

20th Century Fox has also set Fantastic Four 2 for the same date, but I’ll rather believe that F4 sequel is going to happen when it starts shooting.

LOCKE’s Steven Knight to Pen WORLD WAR Z Sequel

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Now, hot on the heels of the Paramount last’s announcement on planned sequel, Variety reports that Steven Knight (Closed Circuit), has been hired to pen the follow-up to Brad Pitt‘s World War Z, which has Juan Antonio Bayona (The Impossible) attached to direct.