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TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID Director Issa Lopez to Helm Mexican Folklore-Based Horror for Legendary

Prominent Mexican author/filmmaker Issa Lopez has reportedly signed on to helm a supernatural revenge/horror thriller steeped in cultural mythology. Genre fans might know Lopez best as the writer and director of the horror/fantasy movie Tigers Are Not Afraid. Legendary is, of course, the studio behind the upcoming Godzilla: King of the Monsters.

Issa Lopez Tigers are not afraid - TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID Director Issa Lopez to Helm Mexican Folklore-Based Horror for Legendary

THR got the exclusive, reporting:

“Logline details for the untitled project are being kept south of the border, but the story is said to be rooted in Mexican cultural lore.”

That’s right, folks, at this point in time, we don’t even know the name of the project, but all the ingredients are in place for something truly spectacular. If you’ve never seen Tigers Are Not Afraid, check out the synopsis and trailer below.

Synopsis:
A dark fairy tale about a gang of five children trying to survive the horrific violence of the cartels and the ghosts created every day by the drug war.

Are you a fan of Tigers Are Not Afraid? Are you excited to check out Issa Lopez’s next film with Legendary? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram!

Written by Josh Millican

Josh Millican is the Editor in Chief at Dread Central.

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