Today, Variety announced that Oscar-nominated director David Fincher (The Social Network, Gone Girl) has signed on to direct the upcoming zombie apocalypse sequel World War Z 2. While the film was taken off Paramount Pictures film slate the new CEO Jim Gianopulos will expect to officially greenlight it in the coming weeks. This will be the first of many projects Gianopulos wants to get off the ground. Brad Pitt is expected to return which explains why he wouldn’t sign on to Deadpool 2 as Cable.
World War Z 2 has no set release date