20th Century Fox's 3D remake could shoot in early 2011.
The star claims that the upcoming sequel will be dark, meaty, and give audiences something to think about.
The director hasn't signed a deal with 20th Century Fox yet, but the move for him to direct this X-Men spin-off sequel is imminent.
Brad Pitt stars in the film that centers on the hunt for a man-eating tiger in eastern Russia.
The Wrestler director might team up with Hugh Jackman for X-Men: Origins sequel.
Sam Mendes was originally attached to direct this adaptation of the Vertigo comic book about a renegade priest for Columbia Pictures.
Zack Snyder, Tony Scott, and Matt Reeves are all still possible candidates for this Christopher Nolan produced Man of Steel reboot.
Robert Schwentke has dropped out of contention while David Slade remains the front-runner.
The film is based on the upcoming book from John Vaillant.
Weisz will play the late former first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy.