Creator Mike Magnola has earmarked the Stranger Things star to pick up where Ron Perlman left off as he brings aboard a Game of Thrones director to boot.
Creator Todd McFarlane has been in development mode for the best part of two decades, but has now assured fans a fresh edition is on its way.
The 48-year old filmmaker of Desperado and Grindhouse fame will helm the remake as iconic director John Carpenter joins as an executive producer.
While Keanu Reeves' Neo was The One in the trilogy, it could be his mentor played by Laurence Fishburne that will be the protagonist in a future installment.
The Avengers star has inked a deal with Universal as Stephen Gaghan will direct a reboot of the classic animal doctor seen in 1967 and 1998.
Screenplay writer Zak Penn took to Twitter this week to categorically slam the idea that the 1999 classic could be remade, stating that it won't be touching the classics.
20th Century Fox have earmarked J.D. Dillard from Sleight to co-write and direct the feature that has been years in the making.
The Creed star is said to have been earmarked by Warner Brothers as the 1999 classic is set for a modern makeover.
Fans lucky enough to attend the SXSW Film Festival saw the remake ahead of it's September debut and by their accounts, it is as bone-chilling as the original.
Todd McFarlane has offered an update on the superhero installment that is said to bring the gore and violence to unprecedented levels.
In an attempt to recreate the magic of the franchise, the two main players talk to Collider about remaking a classic of the action genre.
Dante Basco has taken the unusual step of asking fans to fund a bold project by bringing the Hook story to life before the events of Robin Williams' Peter Pan.