News I Am Legend Scribe in Talks to Write Oldboy Remake
posted on 2008-11-20 02:42 EST
The Hollywood Reporter newspaper reports that I Am Legend co-screenwriter Mark Protosevich is in early talks to adapt Chan-wook Park's 2003 Oldboy film for a possible Hollywood remake with director Steven Spielberg and I Am Legend star Will Smith. Protosevich has previously written Poseidon and The Cell and worked on the upcoming Thor film. Park himself had adapted his film from Garon Tsuchiya and Nobuaki Minegishi's award-winning manga about a man who was imprisoned for over a decade. The man now hunts down his mysterious former kidnappers to take revenge.