2oth Century has selected Noam Murro to direct Bruce Willis in a fifth installment of the Die Hard franchise. Most of Murro’s work is as a commercial director, having ben nominated five times for the DGA’s director of the year award and winning once.
Murro’s only directing credit is for the 2008 R-rated Miramax comedy “Smart People”.
The last “Die Hard” film, ‘Live Free or Die Hard’, successfully re-launched the franchise in 2007 with Len Wiseman at the helm. The film went on to gross a franchise-record $383.5M worldwide ($134.5M domestic / $249.0M foreign).