Newswire: The third Wolverine movie has a new writer, for real this time, until it doesn’t

Fans of Marvel’s most famous Canadian superhero (sorry, Alpha Flight) had their imaginations fueled last year, when we announced that David James Kelly had been hired to write the third (and presumably Hugh Jackman’s final) Wolverine movie. Now we’re all a year older, and Marvel has decided that actually, no, Kelly wasn’t the right man for the job. In what is likely the only time the words “Let’s get the guy who wrote Green Lantern” will ever be uttered, The Wrap reports that Michael Green has been hired to pen the screenplay for the upcoming film about Jackman’s mutant berserker. You can probably look forward to our story a year from now explaining who the new writer on this project is, and why Green left.

Green is currently writing the script, with input from returning director James Mangold, who will hopefully keep Jackman on …

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