Maze Runner Pushes Release Date Back To 2018 As Dylan O-Brien Continues To Recover From On-Set Injuries
It's tough for fans wanting to see the movie, but obviously, the right call is being made.
Maze Runner:The Death Cure will now be released on January 12, 2018 — more than a year after the last release date option — after an announcement was made to move back the date as star Dylan O'Brien continues to recover from injuries sustained on set.
The injuries, which O'Brien received during a shoot back in March, were serious enough to hospitalize the actor at the time — and now, they are so serious combined with the recovery time, that producers feel the need to push the movie back further.
The team released a statement about their decision, saying in part: