Warner Bros. has announced start of production of 3D film “Jack the Giant Killer” slated for release June 15, 2012. Director/Producer Bryan Singer started principle photography of the film in London, which will star Nicholas Hoult (“X-Men: First Class”), Stanley Tucci (“Julie & Julia”), and Ewan McGregor (“Star Wars”).
“Jack the Giant Killer” tells the story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once lost, forcing the young man, Jack, into the battle of his life to stop them.”
Studio New Line Cinema will present the film along with Legendary Pictures. Warner Bros Pictures will distribute the film.