Sony Wins Angry Birds Film Rights Auction
Angry Birds is the number one downloaded, paid app of all time and now it is set to become a feature film as Sony has landed the film rights to the popular mobile video game depicting the eternal bird bourgeoisie vs. pig proletariat struggle and has already announced a release date. Finnish gamemaker Rovio will produce the movie in-house and already has a producer [John Cohen from “Despicable Me” fame]. “Angry Birds Toons” debuted on Cartoon Network [and other networks worldwide] on March 16/17, 2013.
The “Angry Birds” feature film is set to be released on July 1, 2016.