The sequel was revealed by Will Smith I am a legend Now there was a script.
The American star played US Army virologist Robert Neville in the original 2007 sci-fi blockbuster, which is now being revisited after screenwriter Avika Goldsman signed a deal with Warner Bros. This year.
Michael B. Early reports indicated that Jordan was also on board, and Will Smith confirmed that he and his castmate have now received a script and are moving forward with the project.
According to DeadlineWill Smith gave an update on an event In conversation Saturday at the Red Sea Film Festival in Saudi Arabia. “I have a call with Michael B. Jordan tomorrow,” he explained. We are really close. I’ll probably give too much information… The script has arrived. »
He also revealed how Robert Neville’s death in the first film would be reversed, establishing an alternate ending as canon so he could return for the second installment. “We’re starting from the mythology of the DVD version, where my character survives, and I can’t tell you,” he explained.
The original film grossed $585 million at the worldwide box office.
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