A Sequel to ‘Twister' Is Coming! Here's What We Know

A long-awaited follow up to the 1996 tornado blockbuster "Twister 

Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment are developing the sequel, "Twisters 

Entertainment will be co-financing the film 

"Twisters" will have viewers chasing the storm again 

The Revenant" screenwriter Mark L. Smith, according to Universal. 

Frank Marshall is also set to produce the film 

The original 1996 film scored more than $494 million at the worldwide box office

Paxton died at age 61 due to complications from heart surgery in 2017, and Hoffman died in 2014 at 46.