Steven Conrad Pens “Karate Kid” Remake

Steven Conrad (“The Pursuit of Happyness”) has been hired to rewrite the remake of “The Karate Kid” for Sony Pictures says Risky Biz Blog.

Conrad takes over for Chris Murphy who was originally hired to write the script of the reboot starring Jackie Chan, Jaden Smith and Taraji P. Henson.

Shooting is slated to begin sometime next month in China under the helm of Harald Zwart.