He said, "I'm very excited to get the chance to bring the climax of this saga to life on-screen. As fans of the series know, this is a one-of-a-kind book — and we're hoping to create an equally unique cinematic experience."
Condon is an interesting pick given his resume, which includes Kinsey, Gods and Monsters, and Dreamgirls — will the Cullens break out in song and dance? But Condon is an Oscar winner, so it seems like the project is in capable hands, especially given the script challenges.
I guess this rules out Robert Pattinson as director, but what do you think, Twilight fans?