Burton, Writing Duo Reunite for Addams Family

Tim Burton is reuniting with writers Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski on his stop-motion The Addams Family movie, according to Deadline New York.

The writers previously worked with Burton on Ed Wood. The Addams Family feature will be based on the original New Yorker cartoons of Charles Addams, and is being produced by Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures.

The pair also has written such films as The People vs. Larry Flynt, Man on the Moon and 1408.

Burton also is teaming up with the duo as a producer on Big Eyes, a script Alexander and Karaszewki wrote about artist Margaret Keene.