The Hollywood Reporter learned that Sony Pictures are finalizing a deal to regroup director Rob Letterman and writer Darren Lemke on this sequel. Goosebumps performed solidly for the entertainment studio, bringing $80 million domestically and $77 million internationally.
Entertainment Weekly confirmed the news that deals are being made for Letterman and Lemke to return along with producers Deborah Forte and Neal H. Moritz. The 2015 film served as a culmination of the series written by author R.L. Stein. For the movie, R.L. Stein was played by Jack Black. The hope is to sign Black on again for the sequel.