He said, “My pens are down, so there’s nothing to do. But, yeah, those are the next things I’m writing when I’m allowed to write again. And I had already begun ‘[I Am] Legend 2’ when we started striking, and Frances Lawrence, Keanu Reeves, and I have broken ‘Constantine 2.’ I just haven’t started typing yet.“
‘I Am Legend 2’ Confirmed: Sequel to Ignore Original Ending
In February 2023, it was announced that a sequel to ‘I Am Legend’ was in development. The sequel will not follow the original theatrical ending but instead continue from the alternate ending where Will Smith’s character survives. The decision to ignore the original ending raises questions about how the sequel will address this change, but no further details were provided in the announcement. Watch the alternate ending below.
‘I Am Legend’ was released in 2007. The post-apocalyptic sci-fi film stars Will Smith as a scientist named Robert Neville, the last human survivor in New York City after a virus turns most of humanity into aggressive creatures. Neville searches for a cure while battling loneliness. He encounters other survivors and sacrifices himself to save them. The film grossed over $585 million worldwide.