According to Deadline acclaimed scriptwriter Evan Daugherty and Warner Bros have joined the MGM/GK Films reboot of the Tomb Raider movie.
Evan Daugherty’s work includes Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White And The Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3.
Warner Bros has been signed on to co-financing, co-produce and distribute the movie with Graham King and MGM.
MGM acquired the movie rights in 2013 and partnered with King’s GK Films. King acquired the Tomb Raider movie rights in 2011 from Square Enix and will serve as producer.
The first two movies from Paramount Pictures starring Angelina Jolie as Lara Croft were released in 2001 and 2003 and grossed $432 million worldwide.
No Actress/Actor has been signed on for the movie at this moment.