Disney Set to Remake ‘Lilo & Stitch’ in Live-Action

Lilo & Stitch is set to get its very own live-action treatment from Disney.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the live-action reboot will be a live-action/CGI hybrid. However, it is not yet known whether the film is intended for theatrical release or if it will be released on Disney’s streaming service which launches in 2019.

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Still from Lilo & Stitch (Courtesy of Disney)

The popular 2002 Disney animated feature was written and directed by Dean DeBlois and Chris Sanders, who also directed How to Train Your Dragon.

The live-action remake of Lilo & Stitch will have a script penned by Mike Van Waes and will be produced by Dan Lin and Jonathan Eirich – who are currently working on the live-action remake of Aladdin.

Are you excited for the live-action Lilo & Stitch remake? Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below!

Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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One comment

  1. I love Lilo & Stitch. It’s one of my favourite Disney films and holds a special place with The Emperor’s New Groove for me. I’m intrigued to see how it turns out but this, for me is one of those films that I can’t imagine benefiting from live action. But I’m more than happy to be proven wrong if it means seeing Stitch on the big screen again :).

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