Warner Bros. has been trying to re-launch the well-known character for a while now and has secured Craig Brewer (Hustle & Flow, Black Snake Moan) as writer and director of the reboot. Deadline says that Tarzan is a “passion project” for Brewer, who directed the recent reboot of Footloose which hits theaters this October. Brewer envisions telling the story over the course of three movies.
Warner Bros. to Revive Tarzan into Movie Trilogy
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