Actor-turned-screenwriter Kelly Marcel has come onboard Sony's Venom to write a new draft of the script, repots Variety. The initial draft was written by Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner.
Marcel is best known for writing the Fifty Shades of Grey screenplay, and is a business partner of Tom Hardy, who plays the titular lead in Venom. Marcel also created the short-lived TV series Terra Nova, and wrote the recent Disney film Saving Mr. Banks.
Venom is scheduled for release October 5, 2018.