The studio has hired writer
Released in May, the “Inferno” novel centers on Langdon and his partner Sienna, who are off on an adventure in Florence, Italy, sparked by a clue on a modified rendition of Botticelli’s “Map of Hell.” The book, the fourth in the Langdon series, quickly became a bestseller upon its release.
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The dating of “Inferno” means
It’s rare but not unheard of for a film adaptation to skip over a book in a series or go out of order; in fact, “Angels & Demons” was published three years before “Da Vinci.”
Sony has been looking to shore up its franchises in the years ahead, announcing a pair of new “Amazing Spider-Man” movies that will take the franchise to four total films by 2018.