Pirates Scribe Pens “Masters of the Universe”

“The Lone Ranger,” “The Mask of Zorro” and “Pirates of the Caribbean” series co-scribe Terry Rossio has been hired to work on the script for the “Masters of the Universe” reboot at Sony Pictures.

“G.I. Joe: Retaliation” helmer Jon M. Chu was originally attached to direct this new cinematic take on the 1980s Mattel toy line, but has since dropped out.

Michael Finch Alex Litvak, and Richard Wenk worked on previous drafts. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch are producing.

Source: Heat Vision