Dimension Films commissioned the script for the remake of the acclaimed horror movie American Werewolf in London Fernely Phillips, who previously worked on the plot of the thriller Number 23, starring Jim Carrey. This was reported by the LA Times.
Recall that the original movie by John Landis was released in 1981. In the story, two American students traveling through the English countryside are attacked by a werewolf.
One of the tourists dies, the other is bitten and gradually begins to turn into a werewolf.
The movie had revolutionary special effects for its time, and the makeup was awarded an Oscar.
The Topic of Article: London Remake of American Werewolf Hits Screenwriter.