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'The Lego Movie' Sequel in the Works With New Writers

February 4, 2014 (2:19 am) GMT
As the first film is expected to make a big debut this weekend, Jared Stern and Michelle Morgan are booked to write 'The Lego Movie 2'.

"" won't arrive in theaters until this weekend, but a sequel is already in the works. The report comes after the movie got a positive early review. The kid-friendly film that will feature fans' favorite heroes like Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Ninja Turtles is projected to open around $40 million.

According to The Wrap, Jared Stern, who wrote "" and "", is hired to work on the script with Michelle Morgan (""). Phil Lord and Christopher Miller wrote and directed the first film. It's unclear if the duo will return to the directing seat for the sequel.

"" is set to make its way out this coming Friday, February 7. The voice cast members include , , , , , , , , and . It will open against "" and "".

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