I Am Legend Sequel in the Works

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According to Variety, a prequel is in the world for last summer's I Am Legend.

The Will Smith blockbuster grossed $584 million internationally.

Robert Neville Picture

Director Francis Lawrence said he'll be back to direct, while Smith will return as Dr. Robert Neville.

Reportedly, the I Am Legend prequel would cover the final days of humanity in New York City before a man-made virus creates a plague that wipes out the population, leaving Neville alone with the mutated inhabitants.

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I Am Legend Quotes

God didn't do this. We did!

Neville

Nothing happened the way it was supposed to happen. We are seeing mutations. Cannabalistic hunger. Typical human behavior is now entirely absent.

Neville