Universal Hires Michael Brandt And Derek Haas To Write 'Wanted 2'
Reported by Outsiders - 03:40 PM 2011.09.27
Derek Haas sent out a tweet
to announce the news and TheWrap
confirmed it with him and Michael Brandt that Universal has hired both original writers of "Wanted" to script "Wanted 2."
"We just always loved the 'Wanted' world and loved working with Universal and (director) Timur (Bekmambetov) on the first one, so we're excited,"
No director has been announced yet but Haas said he'd love to work with Bekmambetov again, "but he's a busy guy."
As for the story for the sequel...
"Wanted 2" is "going to take off after the events of what just happened,"
Haas said. "Pick up Wesley a few years later and go back in for another round."