The Anchorman collaborators will spearhead an animated feature for Warner Bros.
I doubt that I’m the only person who recoils in something close to horror at the news that Seth MacFarlane is going to reboot The Flintstones for Fox. It’s not just the lazy thinking on behalf of the execs who greenlit the idea (“Hey! It’s a name people know, and we’ve got this guy who already makes cartoons for us!”), it’s a complete misunderstanding of what makes MacFarlane’s work and The Flintstones work. Can any good come of this?
After years of negotiations, the sometimes-controversial creator of Family Guy, American Dad and The Cleveland Show will be taking a detour to the town of Bedrock.