15 October 2013 10:15 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

When it rains, it pours -- and after a long drought, fans thirsty for "Jurassic World" scoop are finally being satiated.

After Monday's revelation that Ty Simpkins ("Iron Man 3") is in negotiations for a role in the fourth installment of the "Jurassic Park" franchise comes news that actor Nick Robinson is also in talks for a part in the movie. Robinson, 18, would play the older brother of 12-year-old Simpkins's character.

Variety reports that Robinson, who made his feature debut last May in "The Kings of Summer," was being eyed for the role before production was briefly shut down earlier this year. The script, originally penned by "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" scribes Amanda Silver and Rick Jaffa, has since undergone a rewrite by director Colin Trevorrow ("Safety Not Guaranteed") and writer Derek Connolly.

Also in the mix -- though nothing, including Robinson or Simpkins's involvement, has been »

- Katie Roberts

Report a problem



Similar News Items

Steven Spielberg
Universal Pictures [us]
Iron Man 3 (2013)


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners