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David S. Goyer Tapped for James Cameron's 'Fantastic Voyage' Remake

May 2, 2014 (3:52 am) GMT
The 'Man of Steel' screenwriter will executive produce and write a new treatment for the remake of the sci-fi classic.

David S. Goyer boards "" remake. According to a scoop from The Hollywood Reporter, the "" scribe is tapped as an executive producer and screenwriter for the revamped version of the 1966 sci-fi classic.

James Cameron, Jon Landau, and Rae Sanchini are producing the long-gestating project through their Lightstorm banner. No director and cast have been officially confirmed, but Fox is intent on fast-tracking the film now that Goyer joins the crew.

Set during the Cold War, the film follows a team of scientists who are shrunk to atomic size and sent in a miniature submarine inside the body of a scientist to save his life. The dying scientist was a defector who was in a coma after an assassination attempt.

Paul Greengrass, Shawn Levy and Louis Leterrier were among the directors rumored to helm the project, while and were mentioned as potential cast members.

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