It was previously announced that Stallone would be taking over writing duties as well.
The Force Awakens director will replace Colin Trevorrow and finish the trilogy.
The deal would make her the highest-paid female director in Hollywood.
New film version of Oscar Wilde’s classic novel is coming from Lionsgate.
Long-held theory that Tobe Hooper was just a stand-in is backed up by assistant camera operator John Leonetti.
Lionsgate’s post-apocalyptic thriller is set for a 2019 release date.
War for the Planet of the Apes mastermind also sees parallels between Caesar and Bruce Wayne.
He replaces Phil Lord and Christopher Miller who departed the project earlier this week due to “creative differences.”
James McAvoy, Nicholas Hoult, Sophie Turner are also back, with Jessica Chastain eyed for the main villain.
Warner Bros. and DC’s directing woes continue as “scheduling-related” issues lead to losing Liman.
In the wake of his daughter’s death, Snyder has enlisted Joss Whedon to finish the big-budget superhero movie.
Ruben Fleischer will direct the Spider-Man spinoff that somehow won’t involve Spider-Man.