CBS Films Taps Two Writers for its Adaptation of Marie Lu's Legend

Everyone's trying to find the next Twilight franchise for the big screen, and CBS Films is throwing its hat in the ring with an adaptation of Marie Lu's upcoming dystopian novel Legend. CBS previously hired Jonathan Levine to direct and now has added two up-and-coming writers to pen the script.

Twilight Saga Producing Team Looking to Become Legend

Yet another literary trilogy has been picked up by a studio for adaptation into a film series even before the first volume has hit bookstore shelves. This time it's CBS Films acquiring rights to Marie Lu's Legend, which Twilight Saga producers Marty Bowen and Wyck Godfrey will produce through their Temple Hill banner.