Oz: The Great And Powerful 2 gets writer

Disney looking to return to Oz again.

hr_oz_the_great_and_powerful_12Disney are clearly confident that Sam Raimi’s Oz: The Great And Powerful has been a success, as they’ve already hired a writer to start work on the sequel.

Variety report that Mitchell Kapner, who co-wrote the first film with David Lindsay-Abaire, will return to Oz. There’s no word yet on whether Sam Raimi or James Franco will return.

Oz: The Great And Powerful is released in cinemas today.