A sequel to the horror film The Shining is set to be filmed after horror director Mike Flanagan agreed to direct the film this week. 

Mike Flanagan who is best known for Oculus, Hush, Before I Wake and Ouija: Origin Of Evil and the Netflix adaptation of his book Gerald's Game, starring Carla Gugino and Bruce Greenwood will be charged with directing Doctor Sleep

Doctor Sleep picks up where Danny Torrance is a middle-aged man, who is haunted by the memories of what happened in the Overlook Hotel and has turned to drink just like his father Jack - played in The Shining by Jack Nicholson.