The Matrix set for full reboot, Creed's Michael B. Jordan wanted to star
The Matrix is set for a full reboot.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the all-conquering sci-fi franchise is set to completely re-done with Zak Penn, who has just finished adapting Ready Player One for Steven Spielberg, writing the new script.
The reports also states that Creed star Michael B. Jordan is Warner Brothers' pick to star in the movie, but that everything is at an early stage.
The Wachowski siblings, who wrote and directed the original and its two sequels, are currently not involved in the project, but it is expected that the studio will ask for their input as the project progresses.
The Matrix starred Keanu Reeves as Neo, a computer hacker who learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.
The series also starred Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss and Hugo Weaving and grossed over $1.6 billion at the box office.