Disney Announces Title, Director for "Monsters Inc" Sequel
Disney/Pixar announced that Monsters University is the official title for the sequel to Monsters, Inc. at a presentation at CinemaCon on Tuesday, March 29, 2011. The Hollywood Reporter states that Disney will only reveal that the movie will be a prequel but that John Goodman, Billy Crystal, and Steve Buscemi are expected to return as Sully, Mike Wazowski, and Randall Boggs, respectively.
According to ComingSoon.net Pixar has recently announced Dan Scanlon as the director for Monsters University. This will be Scanlon’s first theatrical animated feature. His previous credits include the Cars short film Mater and the Ghostlight.
Classes for Monsters University begin November 12, 2012.