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James Bond 25 Recruits Top Script Doctor to Overhaul Story

James Bond 25 Recruits Top Script Doctor to Overhaul Story

James Bond 25 is getting a rewrite. This project has had a really tough road to production, starting with the whole "Will he? Won't he?" back and forth with Daniel Craig when it came to whether or not he would return. But that was settled over a year ago and it's since been a struggle to get the right combination of director and script in place. We got one step closer to that when Cary Fukunaga came on board. Now, Scott Z. Burns has been tapped to get the script in shape.

According to a new report, Scott Z. Burns, whose previous credits include The Bourne Ultimatum, Side Effects and Contagion, has been brought on board to rewrite the current script. That script comes from Bond franchise veterans Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, who were brought back on board last September following Danny Boyle's departure. During Boyle's short tenure on the project,

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