June 24, 2024 6:14 am

Mike Flanagan to Direct 'Radical New Take' on The Exorcist for Blumhouse
Mike Flanagan to Direct 'Radical New Take' on The Exorcist for Blumhouse

Mike Flanagan to Direct ‘Radical New Take’ on The Exorcist for Blumhouse

Less than a month after it was reported that Mike Flanagan was in talks to helm the next film in The Exorcist franchise for Blumhouse and Morgan Creek, the Doctor Sleep director has officially signed on for the project in what is being billed as a radical new take on the series. The Exorcist: Believer debuted in 2023 to a dismal reception, causing Blumhouse to rethink its strategy of releasing two more sequels in a planned trilogy. The films director, David Gordon Green, exited the project in January 2024, sending everything back to the drawing board.

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​Mike Flanagan has officially signed on to direct the next film in The Exorcist franchise, which will not be a sequel to The Exorcist: Believer. Read More