After the abandonment of production by Bassam Tariqit seems that Marvel Studios has finally found the perfect director for the long-awaited reboot of Blade. He will be directing the film Yann Demange while to deal with the writing will be Michael Starrbury.
The delays caused by Blade have a bit shifted the balance in the house of Marvel. This was confirmed by the various postponements of MCU products by Disney which made films such as Avengers: Kang Dynasty And Deadpool 3probably, to get more time to replace Bassam Tariq, pre-appointed director of Blade that decided to abandon the production shortly after filming began.
With more time for meetings and discussions, it seems that Marvel Studios has worked hard to find a replacement capable of giving its own imprint to the film not just in regards to the character but also the kind of story he tries to tell. The choice fell on Yann Demageformer director of products such as Lovecraft country and the drama ’71. It seems that the director has carried out a presentation capable of convincing the leaders to entrust him with the direction of one of the most risky products of the MCU in recent years. Instead, he will write the screenplay Michael Starrburyalready known for writing the miniseries When They See Us.
In the meantime they continue to be doubts and questions surrounding the film, especially regarding the possibility of Blade being totally rewritten. The choice of a new screenwriter and the considerable postponement of the project suggest an aspect of this type. What do you think? Tell us about it in the comments!