Horror Director Selected For Third 'Twilight' Film
Posted on Thu Mar 12, 2009 10:00 AM PDT

Twilight TwilightSales200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - A new director will be behind the camera for the third film in the vampire series "Twilight," according to Entertainment Tonight.

Spanish director Juan Antonio Bayona will direct the film for Summit Entertainment, the studio producing 'Eclipse.'

Bayona - a protégé of Mexican-born Guillermo Del Toro - directed the Spanish-language horror-thriller "The Orphanage."

Each "Twilight" film has had a different director. Chris Weitz replaced 'Twilight' director Catherine Hardwicke on the second in the series, 'New Moon,' which is set to open on November 20.