Focus Features has issued an April 3, 2015 release date for Insidious Chapter 3. The horror sequel will be going up against Passengers starring Keanu Reeves in its spring 2015 release date.
We reported in September that Entertainment One, FilmDistrict and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions were developing the sequel for a 2014 release, with Leigh Whannell signing on to write the screenplay. James Wan directed Insidious and Insidious Chapter 2, although it isn't known if he is coming back to take the helm on this sequel.
Insidious and Insidious Chapter 2 starred Patrick Wilson and Rose Byrne as Josh and Renai Lambert, with Ty Simpkins playing their son Dalton. No story details were given for Insidious Chapter 3.
Jason Blum and Oren Peli are producing the sequel. Insidious Chapter 2 earned $148.8 million worldwide, from just a $5 million production budget.