Disney reveals that Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska will return in May 2016 for Alice In Wonderland 2, from The Muppets director James Bobin.
The Muppets director James Bobin is in early talks with Disney to helm the sequel to 2010′s Alice in Wonderland, tentatively titled Into the Looking Glass.
NBC moves forward with Wonderland, ABC orders Gothica and the Disney ride-inspired Big Thunder, and Spy gets a star.
It’s dueling takes on Alice in Wonderland as NBC picks up a sequel from screenwriter Whit Anderson and CSI creator Anthony Zuiker following recent moves by The CW and Lionsgate TV.
I can’t tell you how much I want to disagree with the wisdom of Disney Animation Studios CTO Andy Hendrickson, AKA The Man Who Believes That Story Isn’t As Important As Special Effects In Movies, but … he’s kind of right, isn’t he?
All hail Tim Burton’s movie version of Alice In Wonderland, which is about to become only the sixth movie in history to make more than one billion dollars during cinema release worldwide. But, if that isn’t impressive enough, it’s also groundbreaking.