Leigh Whannell will directInsidious: Chapter 3, according to an announcement from Focus Features. Whannell wrote the first two chapters of Inisidious, as well as Chapter 3, which will be his directorial debut.
Whannell wrote and starred in Cooties and The Mule, and co-created the Saw franchise.
Steven Schneider, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Peter Schlessel, Lia Buman, and Xavier Marchand are executive producing Insidious: Chapter 3. Principal photography is scheduled to start this summer on July 7.
Insidious is a supernatural horror film series centered on the Lambert family, whose son gives them a mysterious connection to the spirit world.
Focus Features plans to bring Insidious: Chapter 3 to U.S. theaters on April 3, 2015.