After a Januarymention heralding the Iron Man movie, Varietynow reports that work is heating up one the movie version of Marvel's goldenavenger.
Scribes AlfredGough and Miles Millar are on tap to write the screenplay for the film. The pairare no strangers to the superhero genre, having brought Superman to the smallscreen in the form of Smallville. They also penned a draft of Spider-Man2 (a.k.a. The Amazing Spider-Man). They're also the mindsbehind the Shanghai Noon franchise, which just opened a sequellast week.
Avi Arad atMarvel Studios and Don Murphy at Angryfilms are producing the movie. Overseeing for New Line are senior VP of production Stokely Chaffin and VP ofdevelopment and production Renee Witt.
New Line Cinemais eying the picture as a 2005 tentpole release.