After a year in which he wrote or co-wrote the scripts for Hugo, Skyfall (the next Bond film), and Rango, John Logan certainly didn’t lack range in 2011. Now Logan is set to write the adaptation of the musical Jersey Boys, which, like Hugo, will be produced by Graham King and Tim Headington. Logan has some experience with putting musicals on-screen, having written the movie adaptation of Sweeney Todd, and his successful career as a playwright (his play Red won six Tonys in 2010) can’t hurt, either. With a musical under his belt, the only genres Logan has left to cover in 2012 are Kung Fu, Claymation, and Thor.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 28: John Logan attends the royal film performance of Martin Scorsese’s ‘Hugo in 3D’ at the Odeon Leicester Square on November 28, 2011 in London, England.(Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images) Photo: Ian Gavan/2011 Getty Images