Quale To Helm Fifth “Final Destination”

Steven Quale, the visual effects guru who also worked as second unit director on “Titanic” and “Avatar”, has been hired to helm the 3D fifth entry in the “Final Destination” franchise for New Line reports Variety.

Story details on the sequel are being kept under wraps, but it will kick off with an opening scene on a suspension bridge and involve laser eye surgery in another scene.

Eric Heisserer (“A Nightmare on Elm Street”) is penning the script while Craig Perry and Warren Zide will produce. Shooting kicks off September 13th for release next August.