Disney confirms 9 New Movies
Disney has announced projects for nine new movies including a sequel to Maleficent with Angelina Jolie returning in the titular role.
The Jungle Book will also have a sequel.
The full list and details are as follows for the Disney movies:
•Cruella: Starring Emma Stone and written by Saving Mr. Banks scribe Kelly Marcel
•A Wrinkle in Time: Selma director Ava DuVernay is attached to direct, with Frozen screenwriter Jennifer Lee overseeing the script
•Jungle Cruise: Starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson
•Dumbo: Alice in Wonderland and Edward Scissorhands filmmaker Tim Burton will direct, with Transformers: Age of Extinction writer Ehren Kruger penning the screenplay
•A Marry Poppins sequel: Rob Marshall will direct Emily Blunt and Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda
•Maleficent 2: Jolie will return for the sequel along with screenwriter Linda Woolverton
•The Nutcracker and the Four Realms: Safe Haven’s Lasse Hallstrom will direct, with Ashleigh Powell scripting
•The Jungle Book 2: Director Jon Favreau and screenwriter Justin Marks are coming back for the sequel
•A Tinker Bell Project: Reese Witherspoon is set to star, with Finding Dory writer Victoria Strouse working on the film