Paramount Dates Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and One Shot


Paramount Pictures has rearranged its upcoming schedule, setting new dates for both One Shot and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and delaying World War Z until next summer.

Based on the ninth entry in the Jack Reacher novel series by Lee Child, One Shot will now arrive in theaters on December 21st of this year (the date previously held by the studio’s World War Z). It is directed by Christopher McQuarrie and stars Tom Cruise, Rosamund Pike, David Oyelowo, Richard Jenkins, Alexia Fast, Robert Duvall, Jai Courtney and Werner Herzog.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is still without a confirmed director, but it was recently hinted that Wrath of the Titans‘ Jonathan Liebesman would potentially helm the Platinum Dunes feature. It is now slated to arrive on December 25, 2013.

Marc Forster’s World War Z, meanwhile, is now delayed until June 21, 2013. An adaptation of the book by Max Brooks, the film stars Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Daniella Kertesz, James Badge Dale, Matthew Fox and David Morse and deals with the fallout of the zombie apocalypse.