One of the recent Disney moves that left a lot of fans shaking their heads is the cancellation of Henry Selick (Coraline)’s much anticipated feature “The Shadow King”, but said fans can stop shaking their head now, as the project will be resuming thanks to producer Josh Penn and the German/UK sales and distribution outfit […]
Deadline.com recently reported that Disney has just pulled the plug on the production of Henry Selick’s (Coraline, The Nightmare Before Christmas, James and the Giant Peach) upcoming stop-motion project. Disney has given Selick the option to shop around and find another studio that will fund the project.
Oscar-nominated director Henry Selick is set to direct a stop-motion adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book for Disney, according to a Deadline.com report. This will mark the second time for Selick when it comes to handling Gaiman’s stories, as the director’s previous works include the big screen adaptation of Gaiman’s Coraline.
Henry Selick, one of the masterminds behind last years animated blockbuster Coraline, has singed an exclusive deal with Disney and Pixar to create more stop-motion animated feature films for the House of Mouse. Selick started his career with Disney years ago, even working on Tim Burton’s original stop-motion adventure, the Nightmare Before Christmas. Now, he’ll […]
And speaking of the San Diego Comic-Con… if any of you guys are in the area, there is a special Coraline event going on in about an hour. Henry Selick and Neil Gaiman will be discussing the making of their stop-motion animated film, providing the audience with a behind-the-scenes look. Afterward, the two will stick […]