Neil Marshall is set to direct a remake of the 2010 horror film Troll Hunter.
Marshall’s previous credits include Dog Soldiers, Centurion and The Descent; he has also directed an episode of Game of Thrones and is set to direct the fourth season finale of the show.
Deadline reports that Christopher Columbus will produce the film along with the film’s original producers John Jacobsen and Sveinung Golimo.
The original film saw a group of Norwegian students investigating a series of mysterious bear killings.
Production for Troll Hunter is due to begin in early 2014.