20th Century Fox have found a director for their upcoming Lumberjanes film, Emily Carmichael. Carmichael is the second female director hired onto a Fox movie recently. She was also rumoured to be a contender for Marvel’s upcoming Captain Marvel.
Ross Richie and Stephen Christy will be producing the project along with Adam Yoelin co-producing. Will Widger will be writing the screenplay.
The live-action movie will tell the story of five young girls at summer camp. The girls must come together and unite to fight a major supernatural threat that will directly impact the camp and the surrounding forest.