Canadian director took himself off the Bond 25 shortlist in order to focus on upcoming Beatles-related film.
Marvel Studios chief allegedly broke the news at Brazil’s CCXP this weekend.
The Revenant’s Mark L. Smith is the frontrunner to write the film’s script.
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The story takes place in a city on the moon.
Jenkins will also become Hollywood’s highest-paid female filmmaker in history for the sequel.