February 27, 2009

Drew Barrymore To Direct Third ‘Twilight’ Film, ‘Eclipse’?

Its been confirmed that Chris Weitz wont be directing the third installment of the Twilight saga due to time constraints. While Chris is doing post production for "New Moon", the third movie 'Eclipse' will start filming at the same time. Thus giving us more rumors about the new director.

According to Entertainment Weekly, Summit Entertainment is currently talking to a couple of directors including Drew Barrymore.

"As Summit Entertainment looks to lock in a director for the third installment of the Twilight series, Eclipse, the company is talking to a select group of directors -- including actress-turned-helmer Drew Barrymore, EW has learned. While this news may come as a surprise to some, Barrymore did just finish work on her directorial debut, Whip It! starring Ellen Page. Neither Summit nor Barrymore's reps would comment for this story."

Source: EW.com
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