Duncan Jones To Direct The World Of Warcraft Movie

Posted Feb 2, 2013

There is a World Of Warcraft movie being put together by Legendary Pictures and Blizzard. The movie is being directed by Duncan Jones. Jones is known for directing the movie, Source Code.

“Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni are producing for Legendary along with Blizzard and Atlas Entertainment?s Charles Roven and Alex Gartner,” states The Hollywood Reporter.

Jones (son of David Bowie) had debuted his first film in 2009 called “Moon.” Moon is an indie film about an astronaut that is ending a three year stay on the moon. The World of Warcraft will be Jones’ biggest movie so far.

The budget could hit as high as $100 million and it is expected to release around 2015.  The script is being written by Charles Leavitt, known for working on Blood Diamond and KPAX.  Blizzard storywriter Chris Metzen is working on the movie as a co-producer.