According to Variety Michael Petroni will be writing the new film in The Chronicles of Narnia series for Walden Media and Fox 2000.
Titled The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of The Dawn Treader, Petroni takes the reins from Richard LaGravanese who wrote the first draft of the C.S. Lewis novel.
Walden Media hopes to start shooting the movie this summer with plans to release it around the holidays in 2010 via the Fox Walden label.
Best of the Web
The Silver Chair Will Completely Reboot Narnia Franchise
Producer Mark Gordon reveals that Narnia: The Silver Chair will reboot the franchise and feature new characters from the books.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair Lands Life of Pi Writer David Magee
This is the fourth adaptation of C.S. Lewis' popular novel series. Mark Gordon and Douglas Gresham are producing.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair Is in Development with Producer Mark Gordon
This fourth adaptation of the popular fantasy novel series will be produced alongside the author's C.S. Lewis Company.
The Chronicles of Narnia Producer Perry Moore Passes Away Due to Overdose
The 39 year-old writer/director/producer was found on the floor of his apartment after taking an overdose of OxyContin.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of The Dawn Treader Blu-ray and DVD Hits April 8th
George Henley, Skandar Heynes and Ben Barnes return to Narnia to rescue noblemen trapped on an island in this new adventure.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of The Dawn Treader Debuts with $24.5 Million
The Tourist has a decent opening with $17 million, while Tangled and Harry Potter both slip two places from last week.