Writer Set For World War Z Sequel
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 05.28.2014
Brad Pitt's returning...
Variety reports that Steven Knight (Locke) will write the screenplay for the World War Z sequel. As previously reported, Juan Antonio Bayona (The Impossible) is currently attached to direct with Brad Pitt planning to return in the role of Gerry Lane.
Pitt will again serve as executive producer for the film. The sequel will reportedly expand on the world of the original, which was directed by Marc Forster.
World War Z grossed $202.4 million domestically and $540 million worldwide.