STAR TREK 4 Loses Director Matt Shakman After He Signs Up To Helm FANTASTIC FOUR For Marvel Studios


Excellent news for Marvel followers has resulted in unhealthy information for Star Trek lovers as it has been confirmed that Matt Shakman (WandaVision) will now not take the helm of the upcoming fourth instalment. Test it out!

The Hollywood Reporter reveals that filmmaker Matt Shakman will now not direct Star Trek 4 for Paramount Footage. Yesterday, information broke that the WandaVision helmer is in talks to take cost of Unbelievable 4 for Marvel Studios, and seeing as that is set to be launched lower than a 12 months after the subsequent Star Trek film, we anticipated this announcement to comply with. 

Star Trek 4 stays a precedence for the studio, nevertheless it seems the prospect of bringing Marvel’s First Household again to the large display was extra attractive than working with the Enterprise crew!

“Matt Shakman is an incredibly talented filmmaker, and we regret the timing didn’t align for him to direct our upcoming Star Trek film,” Paramount Footage mentioned in an announcement. “We are grateful for his many contributions, are excited about the creative vision of this next chapter and look forward to bringing it to audiences all around the world.”

The subsequent Star Trek film has been trapped in growth hell for years now, making its manner by way of plenty of writers and administrators. Paramount nonetheless hopes to convey again that full reboot forged, although it is unclear whether or not Chris Hemsworth will even be a part of the undertaking after beforehand being in talks to return as James T. Kirk’s father.

Quentin Tarantino and Noah Hawley have been each thought-about for potential Star Trek films earlier than the studio dedicated to a fourth instalment with Shakman on the helm. 

The latest model of the screenplay comes from Josh Friedman and Cameron Squires, working from a draft from Lindsey Beer and Geneva Robertson-Dworet. The hunt for a brand new director has already begun, although it is unclear whether or not Star Trek 4 will be capable of meet its deliberate December 22, 2023 launch date.

Nevertheless, with Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom shifting to December 25, 2023, we might wager on a change being made.

Keep tuned for Star Trek updates!

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