Venom had become the biggest winner in opening week made Sony want to take a new movie to expend Spider-Man's universe. Sony and Marvel Studio told reporter they had plan to take Morbius next year. Morbius will be a movie derivatives for Spider-Man.
Jared Leto, acted as Joker in Suicide Squad, will be the new Morbius. Daniel Espinosa directed , who previously helmed the sci-fi horror movie Life and the Denzel Washington thriller Safe House and Burk Sharpless writer the story.
The character of Morbius got his vampiric qualities after trying to cure himself of a rare blood disease. In the comics, his bites can be deadly and he needs blood to survive, but his victims don't become vampires themselves. Daniel Espinosa (Safe House, Life) has been tapped to direct the adaptation for the studio. Morbius the Living Vampire is currently without a release date. This news was first reported by Collider.
Venom betrayed fans' desire. It did not a R-class movie, so fans look forward to Morbius could be the first R-class movie in Marvel Universe. Producers explained it was depended on its screenplay. If it is R-class movie, they must take it as this standard.