The Hollywood Reporter states that Walt Disney Feature Animation has stopped production on Gigantic, their animated adaptation of Jack and the Beanstalk that would have updated the fairy tale by having Jack befriend a female giant. Originally planned for 2020, the movie was being directed by Meg LeFauve (Inside Out co-writer) and Nathan Greno (Tangled) with songs to be provided by Frozen songwriters Robert Lopez and Kirsten Anderson-Lopez. Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios president Ed Catmull stated that the studio will be sharing more information about the animated feature the studio is switching its energies to, stating that it is set for Thanksgiving 2020.
Upcoming features from the studio include Wreck-It Ralph 2, coming November 21, 2018; and Frozen 2, set for November 27, 2019.
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