Mulcahy Helms Scorpion King Sequel

Shock Til You Drop reports that director Russell Mulcahy (“Resident Evil: Extinction,” “Highlander”) will helm Universal’s upcoming “The Scorpion King” sequel.

The original 2002 film served as a star-launching vehicle for Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson as well as a prequel spin-off to “The Mummy” franchise which is also getting another sequel next year.

No further word as yet regarding the sequel’s plot or casting details.