Adam Wingard is in talks to take another MonsterVerse photo for Legendary, following the overwhelming success of Godzilla vs. Kong, The fidgetcube can confirm.
If Wingard’s deal goes through, he’ll be the first returning director in MonsterVerse history. 2014 Godzilla was directed by Gareth Edwards, signing Jordan Vogt-Roberts for 2017 Kong: Skull island, and Michael Dougherty overseeing the 2019s Godzilla: King of the monsters.
At this time, it’s unclear how long it will take for another MonsterVerse feature to come together. As Deadline told you exclusively in March, Wingard signed on to direct a Thundercats movie for Warner Bros. And as we also reported first, the director has a Face / Off continued in the work of Paramount.
Originally scheduled for the premiere in November 2020, Godzilla vs. KongThe company’s release has been delayed for more than a year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Opening in the United States on March 31, the title Warner Bros. has raised nearly $ 87 million domestically since then, and over $ 406 million globally. While Godzilla vs. Kong has yet to open in many larger markets including the UK, it is the highest-grossing Hollywood title to debut since the outbreak of the pandemic.
With Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown and more, GvK pits two of the most iconic monsters in movie history against each other, with the fate of humanity at stake.
News of Wingard’s latest career development has been reported for the Hollywood journalist.