Warner Bros. is in talks with “IT” director Andy Muschietti for “The Flash”
Andy Muschietti, the filmmaker behind the hit Stephen King adaptation IT and the upcoming IT: Chapter Two, is in talks to direct the action-adventure project based on the DC Comics superhero.
There is no offer made till now if the deal goes through Muschietti will also produce the movie with his partner and Sister Barbara Muschietti and Michael Disco.
Ezra Miller, the actor who plays Barry Allen, also known as ‘The Flash’ in the DC Extended Universe movie will remain on board. Miller has portrayed The Flash in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” “Suicide Squad” and “Justice League.”
Warner Bros. is also eyeing Christina Hodson to write the screenplay for “The Flash.” Her credits include “Bumblebee” and “Birds of Prey”.