Adam Wingard who started his career directing small horror movies like The Guest and You’re Next, just signed on to direct the upcoming Godzilla vs. Kong movie for Warner Bros. and Legendary.
For those that don’t know, Legendary and Warner Bros. are building a large monster universe including iconic characters like Godzilla and King Kong. Godzilla vs. Kong will see the two monsters in the same movie and of course, they will fight! This will be the first time the monsters have met in film since the original King Kong vs. Godzilla was released in 1962.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Wingard has signed on to helm Godzilla vs. Kong, which has been in development with Warner Bros. and Legendary since 2015.