Maverick film-maker Quentin Tarantino has rubbished reports he intends to
direct a new entry in the FRIDAY THE 13TH franchise.
But the Kill Bill creator has confirmed studio NEW LINE approached him
with the idea of reviving the long-running slasher series about
beyond-the-grave serial killer JASON VOORHEES, reports website
Tarantino says, "What's happening with Friday The 13th? Nothing at all.
It's a complete lie.
"I like Jason and everything, but I've no intention of directing a movie.
New Line talked to me about it, but it was a complete fabrication, that
"I would love to do a horror film. I'm just saying it's not going to be
Friday The 13th."
Instead, Tarantino plans to push ahead with his long-gestating World War
II project, INGLORIOUS BASTARDS.
He says, "My next film is probably going to be Inglorious Bastards. I've
written scenes. I've written a lot of it but now I have to sit down and start
putting it together in a script that I can start shooting. And that's a