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'Men in Black 4' in the Works With Oren Uziel as Its Scribe

May 4, 2013 (4:22 am) GMT
The 'Mortal Kombat' writer will be on hand to work on the 'Men in Black 3' sequel after rewriting '21 Jump Street' sequel.

Sony Pictures has greenlighted a sequel to "". Hoping that the fourth film will be a box-office success like its predecessor, the studio has hired "" screenwriter Oren Uziel to provide the script for "".

The fourth installment of the "Men in Black" franchise will probably see Agent J and K embarking on a new challenging adventure. It is not clear whether original stars and will be back to reprise their respective roles. "MiB 3" stars and are not confirmed yet to return to the film either.

Released on May 25 last year, "MiB 3" was a great success by grossing a franchise-best $624 million and receiving positive reviews from critics. Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, the film not only saw the return of duo Smith and Jones, but also featured Jones' younger version, played by Brolin whose credits include "" and "".

Uziel will start penning "MiB 4" as soon as he finishes rewriting another Sony project, "21 Jump Street 2", which was originally written by and Michael Bacall. The "" sequel, which is set for a June 6, 2014 release, will probably find and Hill on college-based assignments. is expected to reprise his role as their boss.

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