Briefly: Earlier this year, we revealed that Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) and writer Charles Leavitt (Blood Diamond) would be working on an adaptation of Blizzard Entertainment’s World of Warcraft game series, titled Warcraft.
Today, Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures announced that Warcraft is set to hit theaters Friday, December 18th, 2015!
The film, an epic adventure of world-colliding conflict, will be directed by Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) and is written by Charles Leavitt and Duncan Jones. The producers are Charles Roven and Alex Gartner for Atlas Entertainment and Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni for Legendary. Stuart Fenegan, Jillian Share and Brent O’Connor will serve as executive producers. Blizzard’s Chris Metzen will co-produce.
Lastly, Warcraft will be the first film distributed by Legendary and Universal Pictures since they recently announced their partnership.