Delightful news for horror film fans, Conjuring 3 its on its way. As being reported, the shooting will start some time in 2019 and hopefully land in cinemas in 2020. It was expected following the success of the first two parts of the film and the latest release of it spin off The Nun. The conjuring cinematic universe has become quite successful.
This part of the film has a new director which was announced recently. Michael Chaves, who helmed the upcoming horror film ‘The Curse of La Llorona’, has been tapped to direct the third installment of the franchise. Previous two parts were directed by James Wan, he will now take the producer seat.
In a statement, James Wan said: “While working closely with Chaves on The Curse of La Llorona, I got to know him as a filmmaker. Chaves’ ability to bring emotion to a story, and his understanding of mood and scares, make him a perfect fit to direct the next Conjuring film. I’m excited to be back as producer and continue with Vera and Patrick on the next supernatural adventure of the Warrens.”
While the film gets a new director, the script for the film will be penned once again by David Leslie Johnson, who wrote The Conjuring 2, and the story line will once again center around paranormal investigations husband and wife duo, Ed and Lorraine Warren.
Conjuring 3’s director Michael James in a statement, said, “I am a huge fan of the Conjuring films. The movies are the rare combination that delivers both tremendous heart and awesome scares. It is both a total thrill and absolute honor to be working with James and the gang at New Line again”.
As being reported, Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga will also continue in their roles as lead protagonists.
The first film The Conjuring, released in 2013, terrified the world. Film made with relatively small budget of $20 million, made $320 million internationally.
This made the production company to expand The Conjuring Universe. Its recently released spinoff “The Nun” has so far claimed 335million worldwide at the box-office.