Marvel helm the director for the upcoming Fantastic Four Reboot. Bryce Dallas Howard, who was known for playing Gwen Stacy in Spider-Man 3 and Jurassic World trilogy is set to direct and write the film. She also plays the role of Susan Storm (Invisible Woman) in the film.
John Krasinski will reprise his role as Mister Fantastic (Reed Richards), Krasinski recently appeared in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. He will co-write the script with Bryce Dallas and also serve as executive producer.
The cast for playing Ben Grimm (The Thing) and Johnny Storm (Human Torch) are considered Paul Giamatti, John Cena, Jon Hamm, Jack Black, Mark Wahlberg, Lucas Till, Blake Lively, Jonah Hill, Rudy Pankow, Walker Scobell, and Noah Jupe.
The Fantastic Four synopsis follows,
In the year 1990, a brilliant scientist named Reed Richards (John Krasinski) enlists the help of Susan Storm (Emily Blunt), Johnny Storm (Zac Efron), and Ben Grimm (Jai Courtney) as they head to space for a scientific breakthrough. As they meet turmoil, the team has gone missing only to regain consciousness 26 years later. They enforce their newfound abilities to defend Earth from impending doom and adjust to the new reality and time they are thrusted into.
Fantastic Four is scheduled for release in 2024.