January 10, 2007 09:56:52 GMT
"XXX" director Rob Cohen is reported to be engaged in negotiations to helm "The Mummy 3."
Keeps hunting to find new director for its third installment of "The Mummy" franchise despite an offer made to "Jurassic Park III" director Joe Johnston, Universal Pictures is reported to get "XXX" helmer Rob Cohen in talks for the position.
The flick has already had Brendan Fraser onboard to reprise his role of Rick O'Connell, the lead character of the series. Meanwhile his co-star Rachel Weisz has expressed her interest in returning as an original cast member.
So far, details on plot still have not been officially revealed though it is said that duo Alfred Gough and Miles Millar have been appointed to work on the script with Sean Daniel and James Jacks set to serve as producers.