Evan Daugherty Enlisted in G.I. Joe 3

Paramount has recruited Snow White and the Huntsman writer, Evan Daugherty to script the third installment of the G.I. Joe.


According to The Hollywood Reporter, Daughtery impressed execs with his last-minute reworking of the script for Ninja Turtles , Michael Bay’s upcoming interpretation on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. More recently, Daughtery co-wrote the upcomming on-screen version of Veronica Roth’s novel Divergent, staring Shailene Woodley.

Currently there’s no word on which direction Daughtery will point the film. But it has been confirmed that G.I. Joe Retaliation director,Jon M. Chu, will be returning for his second go-around with the blockbuster franchise.