Scott Derrickson, who directed the 2012 original and reprises his co-writer role with C Robert Cargill, announced the news on Twitter.
Derrickson will produce with Blumhouse founder Jason Blum and production is scheduled to kick off in July.
Brian Kavanaugh-Jones and Charles Layton serve as executive producers alongside Xavier Marchand and Patrice Théroux for eOne.
eOne is financing the project and Blumhouse International handles international sales.
Ciaran’s debut film Citadel, won the Midnighter Audience Award at SXSW 2012.