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By Tobi Oguntola September 23, 2022

Marvel Studios hires writers for Fantastic Four

After years of speculation and fan expectation, Marvel Studios is finally making progress on a Fantastic Four movie after a lot of years of waiting for fans.

First, the studio confirmed that Matt Shakman, whose body of work includes The Boys, Game of Thrones, Succession, and WandaVision, will direct the nth Fantastic Four live-action film at the recent D23 Expo.

Now, there are reports that the house of mouse has found the writers for Fantastic Four in the form of Jeff Kaplan and Ian Springer.

Apparently, the two had been working with Marvel Studios President and producer Kevin Feige to fit the Fantastic Four franchise into the Marvel Cinematic Universe for several months already.

The only thing that's missing is for Disney and Marvel to tell us who are going to play the roles of Marvel's first family.

According to Marvel, it plans to release Fantastic Four in 2024 as the first film to kick off the sixth phase of the MCU.