The remake King Marcus Nispel whose previous credits are 'Friday the 13th' and 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre' remakes, has now been confirmed to take the directing char on remaking 'Conan.'
Production on the remake is set to start late this year in Bulgaria and South Africa. Nu Image/Millennium is making the film in a co-production with Lionsgate. Avi Lerner and Joe Gatta are producing with Fredrick Malmberg. Malmberg runs Paradox, the company that holds the rights to "Conan" and the other hero franchises in the Howard library