The Wrap is reporting that French filmmaker Louis Leterrier (The Incredible Hulk) has signed on to direct Monster Hunt for Lionsgate.
Plot details for the film are being kept under wraps, but it is being described as “a rural Men in Black action comedy centred on two brothers. The project has apparently been in development since 2013.
Hasbro is producing Monster Hunt with Peter Berg (Deepwater Horizon), and the search is currently underway for writers to pen the script.
In addition to Marvel’s The Incredible Hulk, Leterrier’s C.V. includes The Transporter and Transporter 2, Unleashed, Clash of the Titans, Now You See Me and Grimsby. He’s recently been directing episodes of Tycoon, and is also attached to Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.