files/pictures/picture-35.jpgAs part of a two-year first-look deal with Warner Bros., KatzSmith Prods.' David Katzenberg and Seth Grahame-Smith will work on a sequel to Tim Burton's BEETLEJUICE, reports Deadline.com
. The Geffen Company and Warner Bros. produced the original film and rights are still being hammered out. Grahame-Smith will pen the script.
KatzSmith Prods. has several other projects in development that could be part of the deal with Warner Bros. WE THREE KINGS would be an adaptation of Grahame-Smith’s upcoming novel, which follows the real motives of the Three Wise Men. BRYANTOLOGY follows a man who forms a religion in order to get tax-exempt status, but when it goes viral on the Net, he becomes an unwilling cult leader. NIGHT OF THE LIVING is a stop-motion animated film that follows a town of peace-loving monsters that must learn to fight when humans overrun their sleepy burg. Grahame-Smith plans to script with Burton producing.