Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s & David Goyer’s “Sandman,” now has a writer for the project.
Deadline reports that British writer Jack Thorne will pen the script. Jack Thorne has mainly done work with television in the UK.
So far it is confirmed that JGL will be producing the film & Neil Gaiman (creator of Sandman) will be executive producer.
Sandman is what put DC’s Vertigo on the map. “The Sandman” is one of a few graphic novels to make the New York Times Best Seller List, & also was one of five graphic novels to make EW’s “100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008.”
Sources: Deadline, Wikipedia