The reboot of The Creatures from the Black Lagoon has found a writer.
Dave Kajganich will pen the script for the upcoming reboot. He worked on the script for The Invasion a couple of years ago.
he 1954 movie centered on a prehistoric water-breathing humanoid monster that lived in a remote Amazonian river and a group of scientists that want to study him.
The studio has been trying to remake the title since the early 1980s and Kajganich is starting from scratch.
Kajganich is known for his horror scripts. Invasion was a remake of Invasion of the Body Snatchers and while the movie production was troubled, it paved the way for him to work on the remake of Pet Sematary. Recently he worked on high-profile adaptation of Stephen King’s It and The Stand, which are in development at Warners.