The “G.I. Joe” franchise continues to develop.
Paramount Photos and Hasbro are creating an untitled fourth “G.I. Joe” film, with the studio in negotiations with the writing crew of Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse to pen the script.
The brand new undertaking can be a follow-up to Paramount’s upcoming launch “Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins,” with “Loopy Wealthy Asians” star Henry Golding within the lead position as the top of an anti-terrorist group. Robert Schwentke directed the pic, which opens on Oct. 23.
The film is a reboot of the franchise and comes seven years after “G.I. Joe: Retaliation.” The movie sequence, based mostly on Hasbro’s motion determine toy line, was launched in 2009 with “G.I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra.” The 2 “G.I. Joe” movies grossed a mixed $678 million on the worldwide field workplace.
Veteran motion producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura, who has produced the “G.I. Joe” and “Transformers” films, will produce the brand new movie with Hasbro’s Allspark Photos.
Shrapnel and Waterhouse wrote the current Jean Seberg biopic “Seberg,” starring Kristen Stewart, and Netflix’s “Rebecca,” with Armie Hammer and Lily James. The duo can also be engaged on Legendary’s “The Nice Machine,” based mostly on Brian Ok. Vaughan’s comedian ebook “Ex Machina.” They’re repped by Grandview, Curtis Brown and lawyer Sean Marks.