'It' director Andy Muschietti signs on for Sony's 'Robotech' movie

From Engadget - July 17, 2017

Muschietti's creative partner (and sister) Barbara has also signed on to the project. She will produce the film alongside Gianni Nunnari and Mark Canton. Sony had reportedly first sought James Wan for the directing role when it acquired the rights back in 2015, though he dropped out to do Aquaman.

Now that the director and producers are set, Sony is reportedly looking to move quickly on the high-priority project. All they need now is someone to write the script, which studio execs are already working with the Muschettis to find.


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