According to the Heat Vision, Twentieth Century Fox has hired Contagion
writer, Scott Z. Burns
to write the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes
, which was a big blockbuster, and we’re talking about box-office too.
It is said that the follow-up “is taking story to the next level, with the apes on the path to emerge as society’s new rulers”.
The writers of the original film, Amanda Silver
and Rick Jaffa
, were drafting the sequel, while the director Rupert Wyatt
and performance capture actor for Caesar, Andy Serkis
, are set to return.
Burns is also known for The Informant!
and Bourne Ultimatum