May 31, 2016  

'V/H/S' Director David Bruckner in Talks to Helm 'Friday the 13th' Reboot

April 16, 2014 (2:13 am) GMT
The remake of Jason Voorhees horror tale is planned to make its way out in March 2015 with Michael Bay as a producer.

The Wrap reports that David Bruckner is eyed to breathe new life into the masked killing machine, Jason Voorhees, in a "" reboot. He is known for directing a segment called "Amateur Night" for 2012's anthology film "". He also helmed a micro-budgeted scary movie "" in 2007.

The reboot is scheduled to haunt theaters everywhere in the United States starting March 13, 2015. The upcoming "Friday the 13th (2015)" installment will be the thirteenth entry in the franchise. Michael Bay who produced the previous installment will be involved in the production for this upcoming feature film.

Started in 1980, the cult slasher movie franchise chronicles the brutal killing of a group of youngsters by the serial killer with a razor sharp machete. It spawned a crossover story with another cult slasher pic, "", in 2003's "". The last "Friday the 13th" movie released in 2009 grossed nearly $100 million worldwide. It starred Derek Mears, , and .

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Johnny Depp Wasn't Even Near Amber Heard When He Allegedly Hit Her, Witnesses Say
  2. Is Olivia Culpo Dating Danny Amendola? Here's the Proof
  3. Brad Pitt Reportedly Worries About 'Anorexic' and 'Fragile' Angelina Jolie
  4. Dan Aykroyd on Why 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Is Worth Watching: It Has More Laughs and More Scares
  5. Gwen Stefani Releases Fashionable 'Misery' Music Video
  6. Harambe the Gorilla Shooting Sparks Outrage Among Hollywood Stars
  7. Brooklyn Beckham Flaunting His Abs in This Shirtless Selfie Will Make You Drool
  8. 'Game of Thrones': George R. R. Martin Reveals Brienne's Backstory