Monsters and Critics has posted the following regarding the possible start of production on Hellboy 2: The Golden Army:

Hellboy 2: The Golden Army has assembled the key department heads and has the two white hot Guillermo's, Navarro (cinematographer) and del Toro (director), both good friends and creative collaborators on numerous projects - including Oscar contender Pan's Labyrinth - off to Budapest this month to commence production on the long awaited follow up to the popular Hellboy.

Director Guillermo del Toro also penned the screenplay, with Hellboy Ron Perlman, Selma Blair as Liz Sherman and Doug Jones as Abe Sapien will also return, and Jeffrey Tambor will play Tom Manning.

Dark Horse and Larry Gordon are producing, and Universal is planning for a June 2008 release.