Marcus Nispel to Direct Friday the 13th

ON reports that Marcus Nispel is reteaming with Platinum Dunes to direct the new Friday the 13th movie, written by Damian Shannon and Mark Swift.

Nispel directed 2003’s The Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake. Shannon and Swift previously penned 2003’s successful Freddy vs. Jason.

Shooting on the New Line and Paramount/MTV project is expected to start soon.