News: Brian Michael Bendis Developing X-Men Script For Fox - Tim Miller To Direct

The X-Men universe is looking to get a little bit larger, as Twentieth Century Fox has brought on Brian Michael Bendis to develop an X-Men film for Deadpool director Tim Miller. According to Deadline, the secretive project is set in the X-Men Universe and is currently being called 143

Bendis is a very well known comic book writer, having created the Marvel characters Miles Morales and Jessica Jones. He recently left Marvel to begin writing for DC Comics. Miles Morales will be featured in the upcoming animated feature film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and Jessica Jones has her own show on Netflix. 

Deadpool was Miller's first feature as director. He is currently in pre-production on the next installment of the Terminator franchise. It is scheduled to be released on July 26, 2019.