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The Wolverine sequel new writer confirmed

James Mangold’s The Wolverine 2 signs up Daredevil writer for the X-Men spin-off

Hugh Jackman as Logan in 2013's The Wolverine
Hugh Jackman as Logan in 2013's The Wolverine
Hugh Jackman as Logan in 2013’s The Wolverine

According to Deadline, James Mangold’s sequel to The Wolverine – recently set for a post X-Men: Apocalypse release date of 3 March 2017 – has now lined up a screenwriter.

The film, which according to Mangold will also based on a classic Wolverine arc, will be written by David James Kelly, who previously re-wrote David Slade’s unmade Daredevil movie for 20th Century Fox.

X-Men: Days Of Future Past will be released on 22 May 2014. You can buy X-Men: The Ultimate Collection on Blu-ray for £26.24 at Amazon.co.uk and find out more about the comics that inspired the film with new digital magazine Uncanny Comics.