King Kong is getting another remake, this time dubbed Skull Island. Legendary Pictures will be producing the film, with Joe Cornish, yes he of The Adam & Joe Show fame, the current frontrunner to direct.
Deadline reports that Cornish, who was recently in talks to direct Star Trek 3 (he didn’t get that job), the current favourite. Very little is known on this latest redo in terms of plot, but a November, 2016 release date has been pencilled in.
Expect more on this as it develops.