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'Aladdin 2' in the Works With 'Flight,' 'Straight Outta Compton' Writers

'Aladdin 2' in the Works With 'Flight,' 'Straight Outta Compton' Writers

Aladdin is getting ready for another magic carpet ride.

A sequel to the 2019 blockbuster is in the the works at Disney, with the studio hiring scribes John Gatins (Flight, Real Steel) and Andrea Berloff (Straight Outta Compton, The Kitchen) to plot the new course.

Guy Ritchie is set to return to the director's chair, while Will Smith, Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott are expected to reprise their roles as Genie, Aladdin and Jasmine, respectively.

Last year's live-action movie musical was based on the 1992 animated film about the titular street urchin who, with the help of a magic ...

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