The film is the the third movie in Stephenie Meyer's popular Twilight franchise.
Summit Entertainment, which is behind the franchise, is keeping tight lipped on who it is or isn't leaning towards.
Other names in the mix are Paul Weitz (as recently as today) and Drew Barrymore.
Eclipse continues the relationship between the main characters Bella and Edward.
Juan Antonio Bayona made is directing debut with The Orphanage.