TIME film

Transformers Writer Will Pen Live-Action Dumbo Remake

Kevin Jonas Visits Disneyland
Getty Images Kevin Jonas, eldest of the musical Jonas Brothers, took his wife Danielle for a ride on Dumbo the Flying Elephant at Disneyland

Elephants. Will. Fly.

Get your Kleenex ready. Disney is planning to remake Dumbo into a live action feature, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

But don’t expect a rerun of the quiet, 64-minute original. Ehren Kruger, who wrote Transformers, has signed on to do the animal flick’s screenplay. He will produce along with Justin Springer, who worked on Oblivion and Tron: Legacy.

THR reports that CG developments might even allow the elephants to actually fly. Just when you think you’ve seen ’bout everything…


Tap to read full story

Your browser is out of date. Please update your browser at http://update.microsoft.com