"Power Rangers" Film Gets "X-Men" Scribes

By Garth Franklin Tuesday July 15th 2014 04:20PM

"X-Men: First Class" and "Thor" writers Ashley Miller and Zack Stentz have come onboard to pen the upcoming film reboot of the "Power Rangers" franchise at Lionsgate.

At the same time, "Star Trek" and "Transformers" scribe Roberto Orci is hopping onboard as executive producer. The trio will will develop the movie's story, with Miller and Stentz then going on to pen the script.

The story follows a group of high school kids who are infused with super powers that must work together to save the world. It began life in the 1990s and has sported both a devoted worldwide fan base and a deep and detailed mythology.

Source: Heat Vision