EXCLUSIVE: Kirk Wise, recognized for his work on some iconic animated Disney movies like Magnificence and the Beast and The Hunchback of Notre Dame, has signed on to direct Sunny, the primary animated characteristic from Enderby Entertainment.
Enderby CEO Rick Dugdale will produce the pic with Darrell Brown of Inventive Anarchy. Todd Eire (ReBoot: The Guardian Code, Continuum) will pen the screenplay based mostly on a narrative by Dugdale and Brown. It’s a few boy named Sunny who should study to manage his feelings as a result of his feelings management the solar.
Dan Petrie, Jr., Cam Cannon, and Zac Reeder will function government producers.
“It’s thrilling to enter the animation area with one of many largest names in animation and a narrative that’s recent, participating and household pleasant,” mentioned Dugdale. “We’re aiming to create a narrative that has a constructive affect on our tradition and society. These are the tales we need to inform.”
“Generally a single sentence is sufficient to win me over in terms of concepts that I feel are uniquely suited to the animation medium, and SUNNY handed that check with flying colours!” mentioned Sensible. “I couldn’t be extra excited to assist the Enderby workforce deliver this story to audiences all around the world.”