Andrés Muschietti will direct Sony's upcoming adaptation of the epic fantasy video game, replacing Josh Trank.
The Mummy producers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci are looking for another director for the Universal reboot now that Andrés Muschietti has left.
Andres Muschietti, who directed and co-wrote the enormously successful horror film Mama, is in talks to helm the reboot of Universal Pictures' Mummy franchise, following the departure in July of Len Wiseman.
Mama, the bittersweet ghost story from director director Andres Muschietti and producer Guillermo del Toro, stumbles as often as it soars, held down by the filmmakers' inability to trust the audience.
Producer Guillermo del Toro and screenwriting/directing duo Andres and Barbara Muschietti talk about their upcoming supernatural thriller Mama, and del Toro's next directorial project Crimson Peak.