According to a report from TheWrap, Leprechaun: Origins director Zach Lipovsky has been signed on to direct the Dead Rising film adaptation.
Lipovsky’s previous work includes several acting roles as well as his directing on TV movies such as Tasmanian Devils and Time Upon a Once. Tomas Harlan is producing the Dead Rising film and the script is being written by Tim Carter.
The first Dead Rising game was released for the Xbox 360 in 2006. The latest entry, Dead Rising 3, was released last year originally as an Xbox One exclusive however it is now also releasing for PC next month.