Last week, we announced that the shooting of the next movie in the Saw franchise could start this fall. However, only now studio Lionsgate has officially confirmed that the eighth part of the film series will be, setting its release on October 27, 2017 .|
Also, the information site Deadline informs that Peter and Michael Spirigi have been chosen as the directors of the project, in whose filmography there will be horror films "Raised from the Dead", "Warriors of Light "And the thriller" Time Patrol ".
The script for the eighth "Saws" was written by Josh Stolberg and Pete Goldfinger ("Piranhas 3D"), but the details of the horror story are still kept secret. The cast of the film has not been announced, and it is unknown if Tobin Bell will return to the role of John Kramer . It was rumored that the creators of the franchise, James Wan and Lee Wannell, would take part in the work on the sequel, but this information has not yet been confirmed, and the filmmakers themselves are engaged in other projects.
The eighth "Saw" will have to compete at the box office for the attention of viewers with the horror film "Astral 4" and the thriller "Geostorm", which will be released a week earlier, and after the tape Spirigov will open in cinemas blockbuster "Thor: Ragnarok".
The Topic of Article: The directors were found for the eighth ”Saw”.