“Thrones” Scribe To Re-Write “Aladdin”

Former “Game of Thrones” scribe Vanessa Taylor has been hired to rewrite the script for the live-action “Aladdin” film at Disney Pictures.

Taylor will be working off the previous draft which John August co-wrote with director Guy Ritchie. August and Dan Lin are producing the film which will begin production in London next month.

The news follows on from the weekend’s announcement that Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott have respectively been cast in the roles of Aladdin and Jasmine and will join Will Smith was the Genie.

Source: The Tracking Board