Working Title has plans to develop a pitch based on the legendary character Merlin Heat Vision reports. The pitch comes from Jay Basu, writer of the 2005 film Song of Songs and author of the 2003 novel The Stars Can Wait. Working Title, having picked up the pitch that brings Merlin into a contemporary setting. The Wizard, a key figure in Arthurian legend, has developed into a narrative archetype, referenced in cinema since its earliest days. The figure of Merlin, who figures prominently in the legend of King Arthur, has also been an influential force in pop culture. Characters from Gandalf to Obi-Wan Kenobi owe their creation to him.