A new report claims that Paramount has scrapped plans for Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters 2 in favor of turning it into a TV series.
Steven Ilous shows off artwork used to pitch Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters 2, which was rejected by the studio.
Renowned French director Bruno Aveillan will take over for original director Tommy Wirkola on Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2.
Tommy Wirkola wrote the script for Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2, and hopes to be involved in another capacity besides directing.
Jeremy Renner wants to return for the sequel Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2, but is not signed, nor does he have the time.
Director Tommy Wirkola says Paramount likes his script for Witch Hunters 2, but Jeremy Renner may not be able to return.
Known for comedy hits Anchorman and Step Brothers, the director changes pace with this action fantasy franchise, now in pre-production on a sequel.