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Drew Goddard Drops 'The Martian,' But Fox Wants Matt Damon To Star

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 9, 2014 3:43 PM
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With Drew Goddard's plate full right now writing, executive producing, showrunning and directing Marvel's Netflix series "Daredevil," and also now set to write and direct "Sinister Six" for Sony, you might have forgotten last spring that the filmmaker signed up to direct "The Martian" as his followup to "Cabin In The Woods." But those superhero projects have forced Goddard to move on, but that's not stopping Fox.

Drew Goddard Picks 'The Martian' As His 'Cabin In The Woods' Follow-Up

  • By Charlie Schmidlin
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  • May 16, 2013 9:39 AM
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The upside to directing such a genre-shifting, subversive film as “Cabin in the Woods,” as Drew Goddard did, is that it provides ample experience for whatever world he'd like to tackle next. And indeed, after a string of high-profile writing gigs, the writer/director has chosen an ambitious setting and narrative for his follow-up -- one that features a new type of horror previously unexplored by him.

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