'Wolverine' Sequel Finds Its Writer


Hugh Jackman


David James Kelly is tapped to pen the screenplay for the third Wolverine solo film which is set for a March 3, 2017 release.

FOX has nabbed a new writer for "The Wolverine" sequel. Deadline reports that David James Kelly, who wrote and directed short movies like "Stay Still" and "The Recruit", is confirmed to write a treatment for the upcoming third Wolverine solo film.

The sequel is planned for a March 3, 2017 release. Director James Mangold and main actor Hugh Jackman are expected to reprise their respective roles. It will be preceded by "X-Men: Apocalypse", a sequel to soon-to-be released "X-Men: Days of Future Past", on May 27, 2016.

"Days of Future Past", which will see Wolverine traveling to the past, will hit theaters across the country starting May 23 this year. Bryan Singer serves behind the lens and will return for the "Apocalypse".

Aside from the "X-Men" series, FOX is also looking to reboot "The Fantastic Four" franchise. The first entry is slated for June 19, 2015 and the second one is for July 14, 2017. There is also an untitled film based on Marvel property planned for July 13, 2018.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Taylor Swift Enlists Jack Antonoff and Ryan Adams for New Album
  2. Kenya Moore Finally Reveals Husband's Face and Name in New Instagram Post
  3. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt in Talks to Put Divorce on Hold
  4. Lena Dunham Goes Topless in New Racy Selfie
  5. Khloe Kardashian Sizzling in Completely Sheer Bodysuit. Tempting Tristan Thompson?
  6. Beyonce and Jay-Z's Twin Babies' Names Allegedly Revealed!
  7. 'Godzilla 2' Cast, Plot and New Creatures Are Confirmed as Filming Begins
  8. Gwen Stefani Is 'in Control' of Her Relationship With Blake Shelton
  9. Sara Sampaio Strips Down to Sheer Lingerie in Sultry New Slefie
  10. 'KUWTK' Returns for Another Season as 'Life of Kylie' Ends Up Being a Flop

CELEBS PHOTO