Genndy Tartakovsky Attached to 3D "Popeye" Feature
Variety reports that Genndy Tartakovsky (Samurai Jack, Sym-Bionic Titan) has been attached to develop and direct Sony Pictures Animation’s 3D Popeye feature film. According to the report in Variety, Sony Pictures Animation president Michelle Raimo-Kouyate and production SVP Michael Lachance were “keen to put Tartakovsky on another project” after Hotel Transylvania finished production. The movie will be produced by Avi and Ari Arad, and David Ronn and Jay Scherick were the last-announced writers for the script.
(via The Beat)