One of the luckiest creatives in Hollywood continues to make a name for himself. Max Landis has been chosen to write and direct a remake of his father’s classic horror-comedy. Per Deadline:
An American Werewolf in London is officially getting a remake with The Walking Dead‘s David Albert and Robert Kirkman producing through their Skybound Entertainment for Universal Pictures. The remake of filmmaker John Landis’ classic 1981 comedic horror film will be written by his son Max Landis, who also is attached to direct. The news comes after the elder Landis and filmmaker Anthony Waller (An American Werewolf in Paris) sealed a deal with the studio on the rights. The younger Landis’ deal is being negotiated. Skybound has a first-look production deal with Universal.
And Max Landis is on a roll with…and…Actually, never mind.