Official Announcement for Universal’s ‘Silence’

Variety confirms the news we broke last week (lots more here) that James Wan and Leigh Whannell’s Silence has been give the old greenlight. The flick is about a ghost ventriloquist named Mary Shaw. Silence will mark the second directing job for James and third script job for Whannell, who is co-writing Saw 2. Evolution’s Twisted Pictures will produce and Universal will distribute the film, which goes into production this June. Saw 2 aims for a Halloween release from Lions Gate Films.

Source: Variety