Mark Bomback is to rewrite the upcoming Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the Hollywood Reporter has said.
20th Century Fox have hired the scribe to rework the previous script by Scott Z. Burns, Amanda Silver and Rick Jaffa.
Matt Reeves is slated to direct the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Bomback has worked on both The Wolverine and A Good Day to Die Hard but also did uncredited work on the first Apes movie.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes will be released on May 23, 2014.