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Transformers Writer Will Pen Live-Action Dumbo Remake

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

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…

[THR]

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