According to Variety, the studio is moving forward with the project with a new director, and that director is Peter Sollett. This will be his biggest film to date. His best known films are Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist and Raising Victor Vargas. He’s an interesting choice, but he just might deliver a solid movie.
As far as the film’s story goes, it will follow “a teenage girl and her unlikely group of adventurers who, after the malevolent Ender Dragon sets out on a path of destruction, must save their beautiful, blocky Overworld.”
The studio hopes that