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We’ve been expecting to hear that director Nicolas Winding Renf has dropped the Logan’s Run remake, ever since his Drive leading man Ryan Gosling officially stepped away. There’s not yet been a concrete update on whether Refn has indeed left the sci-fi project; however, it might be safe to assume as much, given that he’s now in talks to direct The Equalizer starring Denzel Washington.

Sony heads are reported to be quite pleased with the most recent Equalizer script draft penned by Richard Wenk (co-writer of The Mechanic and Expendables 2). Hence, the studio has fast-tracked the project for a Spring 2014 release date – meaning this is going to be the next film Refn makes, following the release of Only God Forgives (which reunites him with Gosling).

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