Gary Dauberman, the screenwriter of the first two Annabelle movies and of IT confirmed some exciting news at San Diego Comic Con during New Line Cinema’s “ScareDiego” presentation. He will write and make his directorial debut with Annabelle 3. The producer, James Wan also revealed that it will take place in the Warren’s home where they keep cursed and possessed artifacts in a “secure” room. That is where they will learn of Annabelle’s powers to bring to life these cursed objects.
Annabelle has her sights set on the Warrens’ ten year old daughter Judy. This is not Judy’s first encounter with the doll, she got a taste of Annabelle at the end of the first Conjuring film. Wan described the new movie to be like, “A Night at the Museum with Annabelle.”
Annabelle 3 is set to release on July 3, 2019.