Guillermo Del Toro
is still working on his "Pacific Rim
" sci-fi film, but has already chosen his next project. Variety has learned that Del Toro will next direct his haunted house thriller "Crimson Peak." Emma Stone
(The Amazing Spider-Man
) is currently in talks to star. Plot details are being kept a secret, but it has been mentioned that the film is a classic ghost story that also makes use of modern conventions. Del Toro and Lucinda Coxon
) are currently re-writing the original script, written by Del Toro and Matthew Robbins
(Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
). The plan is to begin shooting in February of 2014.