World of Warcraft Film Adaptation gets a Director

World of Warcraft Film Adaptation gets a Director

Duncan Jones has been announced as the director for the upcoming World of Warcraft film, simply titled, Warcraft. Sam Raimi was originally attached to the film as director for almost four years, but dropped out in favor of other projects, including his upcoming film, Oz: The Great and Powerful.

Duncan Jones is known for his work as director of films such as Moon and Source Code. He will direct a script written by Charles Leavitt (Blood Diamond, K-Pax) with shooting to begin this year for a 2015 release, as per Legendary Pictures.