Christopher Columbus to Direct Five Nights at Freddy’s Film

Christopher Columbus to Direct Five Nights at Freddy’s Film - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 13 February 2018 / 1,006 Views

The first Five Nights at Freddy’s game launched in 2014 and has been a viral success. The series is now headed to the big screen.

Blumhouse Productions announced director Christopher Columbus will be directing the upcoming film in a Twitter post. 

Columbus is best known for his work on the first three Harry Potter films - Sorcerer's Stone, Chamber of Secrets, and Prisoner of Azkaban.


A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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6 Comments

Bandorr (on 13 February 2018)

in 1492 he sailed the ocean blue. Then got jump scared by Freddy Faz Bear.


RJ_Sizzle (on 13 February 2018)

Just Chris Columbus. His full name isn't Christopher. LOL. If he's on it, it's gonna be a horror version of Home Alone.


Azzanation (on 13 February 2018)

This franchise has huge protential in the movie industry. Even a cartoon series would go well with it. Hope it can become great because these games are underated.


spurgeonryan (on 13 February 2018)

Will buy.


Podings (on 13 February 2018)

Alfonso Cuarón directed Prisoner of Azkaban.


thismeintiel (on 13 February 2018)

Awesome choice for production house to make the film. I think Chris could do a great job with it, too.