Paramount Pictures has made a blind script commitment to develop a new “Transformers” movie that has “Blue Beetle” director Angel Manuel Soto attached to direct, according to an individual with knowledge of the project.
“The Defenders” showrunner Marco Ramirez is set to write the script.
Details about the project are being kept under wraps and it is currently unknown who will produce. The new untitled “Transformers” movie will be developed apart from the main universe of current films dating back to 2007.
Steven Caple Jr., the director of 2018’s “Creed II,” will direct the next installment in the “Transformers” franchise for Paramount and Hasbro Studios.
The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news.
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