Kelly Asbury has a jampacked schedule this year, courtesy of Sony. The Shrek 2 and Gnomeo and Juliet director is currently writing Sony’s upcoming Pooch Cafe project, but he is also currently in talks to direct a Kazorn & The Unicorn movie, according to Deadline.com.
Produced by Sam Raimi, Russell Hollander, and Josh Donen, Kazorn & The Unicorn follows the story of a young man who searches for a powerful weapon that will prove his true worth to his loved one.
Aside from Pooch Cafe and Kazorn & The Unicorn, Asbury is also tapped to direct Will Gallows and the Snake Bellied Troll for Rocket Pictures, which will be a hybrid live action/CG animated feature produced by Elton John and David Furnish.
As for other Sony Animation news, 30 rock and Gravity Falls’ Kristen Schaale has just joined the cast list of the December 2013 scheduled sequel Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers, which also features the voices of Anna Faris, Bill Hader, and Andy Samberg.