The 2007 post-apocalyptic mutant zombie film was a global hit.
The film was adapted from a 1950s novel of the same name and according to Deadline, Smith has inked a deal for round two with Michael B. Jordan by his side.
The outlet stated that at this time, details regarding the plotline of the forthcoming film remain unknown. This is the first time we see these two generations of powerhouse actors on the silver screen together, and following the sequel’s announcement, fans have speculated about their on-screen chemistry.
Akiva Goldsman, who penned I Am Legend back in 2007, is said to be returning to write the sequel, but news of who is set to direct is yet to be shared. The film was a global hit as it amassed $585 million worldwide and earned several awards and nominations.