Director Matt Shakman to Reportedly Take on Marvel's FANTASTIC FOUR Movie

According to Deadline, Marvel Studios has found their director for their highly anticipated reboot of FANTASTIC FOUR

"After playing a big part in helping launch the Marvel Studios limited series WandaVision, Matt Shakman may be ready to help launch one of the studio’s prized movie properties. Sources tell Deadline that Shakman is in early talks to direct Marvel’s new Fantastic Four pic.

"Rumors have been running rampant in recent weeks that he was in the mix for the job, and insiders are now telling Deadline that while a formal offer hasn’t been presented, early discussions have begun and that things are headed in the right direction. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige is producing."

Shakman has done a ton of directing for television including: SUCCESSION, THE BOYS, GAME OF THRONES, IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA, FARGO, PSYCH, and HOUSE and the list goes on and on.

Deadline also reports that Shakman has left Paramount's next STAR TREK movie, which he has been attached to helm since summer 2021 in order to focus in on FANTASTIC FOUR.

FANTASTIC FOUR is set to release on November 8, 2024.