Amazon’s MGM division announced today that it has landed the worldwide rights to the Night Of The Living Dead sequel with Nikyatu Jusu set to direct. This marks Jusu’s second project with Amazon.
The Sequel is being developed under a script penned by WALKING DEAD's Latoya Morgan. No details have been released on the film as of yet. The film is being directed under Village Roadshow Pictures, Vertigo Entertainment, Westbrook, Origin Story and the late George A. Romero’s Sanibel Films.
Nanny won the 2022 U.S. Grand Jury Prize at Sundance.
It was the first horror film to take home the honor and Nikyatu Jusuwas the second Black female director to win. Check out our review of NANNY here and be on the look out for more updates from the LIVING DEAD sequel from Amazon Studios.