Universal Pictures has hired Rise of the Planet of the Apes writers Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver to pen Steven Spielberg's upcoming sequel Jurassic Park IV.

The original was directed by Steven Spielberg, based on a novel by Michael Crichton. The director will not be helming this sequel, but he is producing with Kathleen Kennedy instead.

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Jurassic Park brought in almost $2 billion dollars worldwide and is being re-released in 3D on July 19, 2013.