Warner Bros. has recently announced the release date for their planned LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu movie, the existence of which is not that surprising considering how successful the CG series was and how The LEGO Movie proved that people love LEGO movies. According to the announcement, the LEGO Ninjago movie will be released on September 23, 2016.
The LEGO Ninjago movie is being penned by Dan and Kevin Hageman, who are the writers for the CG animated series, which was launched on Cartoon Network last 2011. The upcoming film is said to have a story that will diverge from the show’s, though it has not been made clear if the story will be canon or not.
The LEGO Ninjago movie will be directed by Charlie Bean (TRON: Uprising), with Dan Lin, Roy Lee, Phil Lord and Chris Miller serving as producers.