Sony Screen Gems has confirmed that Kate Beckinsale will reprise her role as Selene in Underworld 4. The studio also announced that J. Michael Straczynski has been brought on board the project to re-write John Hlavin’s script.
Len Wiseman, who directed the first two installments, will serve as executive producer. The studio continues to search for a director to helm the project which is scheduled to begin shooting in Vancouver, Canada next March.
Underworld 4 is scheduled to be released in 3D on January 20, 2012.