The Girl in the Spider’s Web Lands a Director and Release Date

Lisbeth Salander is set to return as Sony pictures announces a 5 October, 2018 release date for The Girl in the Spider’s Web. The sequel to David Fincher’s $90m English language remake of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo has appointed Don’t Breathe director Fede Alvarez to helm the picture.

The new film will feature an entirely new cast with the studio most recently circling Alicia Vikander to take on the role made famous by Noomi Rapace and Rooney Mara.

The Girl is the Spider’s Web is the fourth book in the series. The chronological order is

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo By Stieg Larsson
The Girl who Played with Fire By Stieg Larsson
The Girl who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest By Stieg Larsson
The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz

A fifth book is set to be announced shortly.