Frank Darabont Exits The Huntsman

Snow_White_and_the_Huntsman_PosterDirector Frank Darabont has left the upcoming film The Huntsman over creative differences. The film is the planned sequel to Snow White And The Huntsman from 2012 and would focus on the Chris Hemsworth's Huntsman and Charlize Theron's Ravenna who are both expected to return. Kristen Stewart who played Snow White will not be back, but Emily Blunt is in talks for the role of the villain.

The studio seems to have another director in mind already and are expected to make an announcement next week and keep the film on schedule.

Darabont who directed The Green Mile and The Shawshank Redemption is also known for being fired from The Walking Dead by AMC in 2011.

[Source: THR]

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