BLADE scribe DAVID GOYER has been given the opportunity to direct the third installment of the vampire franchise.

ZIGZAG director Goyer is expected to helm the third movie, according to VARIETY magazine, which starts shooting in Vancouver this summer (03) with star Wesley Snipes.

Goyer has also co-written upcoming horror flick Freddy Vs Jason and a version of Batman currently being considered by Warner BROS.

The first two Blade movies grossed $227 (GBP151 million) worldwide.

02/06/2003 17:06