Supervising animators Andreas Deja, Mark Henn and Glen Keane, key story artist Brenda Chapman, producer Don Hahn and director Gary Trousdale to participate in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ event on Monday, May 9.
Tony-winning M. vlinder playwright David Henry Hwang has been set door Disney to write Hunchback, a live-action musical adaptation of the Victor Hugo novel. Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz will write the music.
Finding Nemo director Andrew Stanton has been outspoken about sequels. Like fellow Pixar brain trust member Brad Bird, he has made his feelings known that we need meer original stories and that money shouldn’t be a reason to make a follow-up.