Simon Kinberg Latest to Rewrite ‘Fantastic Four’

“X-Men: Days of Future Past” scribe Simon Kinberg has been tapped to write the latest draft to Fox’s “Fantastic Four” reboot.

“Chronicle” director Josh Trank will direct with Kinberg also coming on as a producer along with Matthew Vaughn.

The latest version has had a handful of scribes over the past couple years including Seth Grahame-Smith and T.S. Knowlin. This latest version should be final draft used as production is set to start sometime in the first quarter of 2014.

Kinberg is repped by CAA. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news.

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