Jeff Nathanson Set To Rewrite Screenplay for Warner Bros' 'Willy Wonka' Prequel (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that the recent screenwriter of Jon Favreau's 'The Lion King' Jeff Nathanson, has been hired to rewrite the screenplay for Warner Bros' 'Willy Wonka' prequel. The original screenplay was written by Simon Rich, who had has written many episodes of 'Saturday Night Live', 'Man Seeking Woman' as well as creating and writing…