James Wan and Peter Safran will produce "The Nun," while "Conjuring 2" co-writer David Leslie Johnson pens the script.
The "Hemlock Grove" star will play the mysterious entity called Pennywise, which takes on the form of a clown and terrorizes a group of children into their adulthood.
Dwayne Johnson sported a Black Adam shirt and gave his villainous role a shout out while hosting the award ceremony.
With the long-gestating adaptation losing its greatest, most vocal champion, the character's creator chimes in on losing his creative partner.
Heisserer, who has worked on remakes like "A Nightmare on Elm Street" and "The Thing," will pen New Line's adaptation of the iconic Vertigo series.
New Line Cinemas has hired Andre Fabrizio and Jeremy Passmore to write the feature, based on Osamu Tezuka's beloved boy robot.
"Mockingjay - Part 2" ruled the roost at this weekend's box office, leaving Pixar's latest and the 7th "Rocky" film in the dust.
Gary Dauberman will return to pen the sequel to the first "Annabelle" film, which was based a case solved by paranormal investigators Lorraine and Ed Warren.
The "Conjuring" and "Furious Seven" director will help bring Keith Donohue's 2014 horror novel to life for New Line.
The "San Andreas" star will reteam with New Line for an action movie based on the Midway arcade game about building-destroying giant monsters.
The action-comedy follows a one-time star athlete turned boring accountant who's drawn into the world of espionage by the nerdy kid he bullied in high school.
New Line has acquired the remake rights to the acclaimed 2014 haunted house movie by Gerard Johnstone.
James Wan will be able to return for the horror sequel now that the film has been bumped from its original Halloween 2015 date.
Dodgeball's Rawson Marshall Thurber will direct the buddy action comedy from New Line.