Daniel Kaluuya in ‘Get Out.’ Picture © 2016 Common Photos.
I really like you, you’re keen on me, however we’re unsure we love what could also be looming… and shortly headed into theaters. We do know Daniel Kaluuya (Get Out, Black Panther) can play powerful and creepy, however the gifted actor is now headed in a very new, purple-hued course. Kaluuya simply signed a deal is to supply a live-action function based mostly on the beloved Barney & Pals TV present, which aired between 1992 and 2009.
Will Barney don a swimsuit a-la the unique sequence? Will he turn into a CG nightmare? Will he (they, it?) have a tragic backstory shedding gentle on his life earlier than he placed on the masks… helmet… headpiece? We’re curious to see what twisted twists they’ll provide you with, if any. Robbie Brenner of Mattel Movies has acknowledged that the movie will enchantment to adults whereas additionally entertaining youngsters. This might imply we could get a movie with humor just like Detective Pikachu, and even Shrek… or possibly extra like Alvin and the Chipmunks! All this stays to be seen. One factor is for sure, although: we’re by no means getting that rattling tune out of our heads.
The movie shall be co-produced by Mattel Movies, 59% (Kaluuya, Rowan Riley and Amandla Crichlow) and Valparaiso Photos (David Carrico, Adam Paulsen and Bobby Hoppey). A director and manufacturing date have but to be introduced.
Supply: Mattel Movies