David James Kelly rewrites 'Daredevil' reboot for David Slade
Published Apr 30 2012, 07:46 BST | By Hugh Armitage David James Kelly
is rewriting the script for Daredevil
The newcomer is reworking the screenplay for 20th Century Fox
's reboot of the franchise, reports Deadline
.The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
and 30 Days of Night
director David Slade was announced as director on the project
The film will be based on Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli's classic 'Born Again'
Slade has promised a "very strong character driven take on Mr Matt Murdock"
that will "bear no relation to the previous Daredevil
movie in any way".
The storyline sees Murdock's foe The Kingpin discovering Daredevil's true identity and using his knowledge to ruin the lawyer's life.
Fox recently confirmed that Chronicle
helmer Josh Trank is involved in the development of a new Fantastic Four
Watch the trailer to the 2003 Daredevil