According to the blog has specialized Deadline, Warner Bros has begun negotiations with producer Akiva Goldsman and Overbrook Entertainment, closing agreements, for a new installment of the movie "I Am Legend" starring Will Smith and so the U.S. actor repeat his role as Robert Neville.
The intention of all this is that Will Smith represents, again, his role as scientist Robert Neville, the last man on earth who struggle with a multitude of mutants in New York after a virus that ended up wiping out the entire population of Earth.
According to information published by the blog, would have reached an agreement to Arash Amel in charge of writing the script for the project, which for now is not known whether it will be a prequel, as had been rumored in recent years.
or now, Will Smith has not committed to the project pending its approval to get your hands when the script and read it. It is not known if Francis Lawrence, director of the original, repeated on this occasion.
It is unclear how the story will unfold in the new project as Smith's character, Robert Neville, died at the end of the first film.
For those who have not seen the original film, it develops in the city of New York who has been deserted by a single human inhabitant, Robert Neville. Due to a devastating virus that has spread with unstoppable speed, the other creatures that populate the city are a set of mutants in the dark watching the moment when your guard Neville to kill it. Meanwhile, Neville uses his scientific knowledge to find an antidote that those affected can return to its original condition, while constantly sending radio messages to find another person in her situation.
The previous film grossed $ 585 million worldwide.