4 December 2012 1:02 PM, PST | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

In a not exactly shocking move, Legendary Entertainment is already putting the wheels in motion on a sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming monsters vs. robots movie Pacific Rim.  For those unaware, the story finds humans towards the end of a losing battle against giant monsters called Kaiju.  In order to combat the creatures, humans have developed their own giant human-controlled robots called Jaegers.  Del Toro recently told Steve that he had been tossing around ideas for a follow-up with Legendary and he and screenwriter Travis Beacham had been writing a proposal of ideas, and now the studio has commissioned a script for the sequel.  Hit the jump for more details. Per Heat Vision, Legendary has officially tapped Beacham and del Toro to co-write the script for the proposed Pacific Rim sequel.  The practice of commissioning scripts for sequels before the first film hits theaters has become commonplace, as »

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