CAPTAIN MARVEL writer to pen ARTEMIS movie

Geneva Robertson-Dworet  (Pic. Courtesy:

Writer Geneva Robertson-Dworet has been roped in to adapt the movie version of author Andy Weirs science-fiction novel "Artemis."

Phil Lord and Chris Miller are directing. Simon Kinberg and Aditya Sood are producing ARTEMIS," the follow-up novel by "The Martian" author, reports

ARTEMIS follows a woman named Jazz, a directionless twentysomething constrained by her small town, the titular Artemis - the only city on Moon. With debts to pay and a salary that barely covers the rent, she cannot say no when a life-changing opportunity drops in her lap. But she then finds herself in the middle of a conspiracy for control of Artemis itself.

Robertson-Dworet's recent credits include Marvel's upcoming CAPTAIN MARVEL and the reboot of TOMB RAIDER. She is also working on SPIDER-MAN spinoff SILVER & BLACK.