You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

‘Horrible Bosses 2’ Loses Director Seth Gordon

New Line seeking new director

Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day.

New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start.

Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. He’s been working on ABC’s comedy “The Goldbergs” and has been attached to MGM’s remake of “Wargames.”

Gordon directed 2011’s “Horrible Bosses,” which also starred Jennifer Aniston and Jamie Foxx. The original grossed $209 million worldwide.

More Film

  • 'Incident in a Ghostland' Review

    Film Review: 'Incident in a Ghostland'

    Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day. New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start. Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. […]

  • Gretchen Carlson

    Gretchen Carlson on How Her Roger Ailes Lawsuit Affected the Cosby Case

    Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day. New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start. Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. […]

  • 'Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation' Tracks

    'Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation' on Track for $40 Million-Plus Opening

    Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day. New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start. Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. […]

  • Actor Johnny Depp poses for photographers

    Johnny Depp: Rolling Stone Profile Latest Sign Actor Is PR Liability

    Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day. New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start. Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. […]

  • Film review: Budapest Noir

    Film Review: 'Budapest Noir'

    Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day. New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start. Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. […]

  • Johnny Depp

    The Most Shocking Revelations From Johnny Depp's Rolling Stone Interview

    Seth Gordon has stepped away from directing “Horrible Bosses 2,” which is still set to star Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day. New Line is seeking a new director and still planning on a fall start. Gordon has indicated to the studio that the press of other projects precluded returning to the “Bosses” sequel. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content