According to The Hollywood Reporter, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter author Seth Grahame-Smith will write and direct Warner Bros.’ live-action The Flash movie.
The LEGO Movie directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller wrote a treatment for the film and were set direct before landing the upcoming Han Solo movie from Disney and Lucasfilm.
Grahame-Smith has previously written the screenplays for Dark Shadows, the upcoming ‘Beetlejuice 2’, and ‘The LEGO Batman Movie’. ‘The Flash’ mark his feature film directorial debut after having previously directed two episodes of his MTV TV series, ‘The Hard Times of RJ Berger’.
Ezra Miller (The Perks of Being a Wallflower) will star as the title character in ‘The Flash’ movie, which is set for release on March 3, 2018.