More Lego movies are coming–but from a special manufacturing studio. Variety stories that Jurassic World firm Universal Pictures is in discussions with The Lego Group to make extra motion pictures based mostly on the little bricks.
The Lego Movie and its sequel, in addition to the Lego Batman spinoffs, have been produced by Warner Bros. According to Variety, Universal’s new cope with Lego is a “much broader use of the intellectual property” in comparison with the earlier motion pictures.
Universal is alleged to be exploring quite a few alternatives to create new Lego motion pictures based mostly on the corporate’s movie franchises. Universal and Lego already teamed up for the Lego Jurassic World mini-series for Nickelodeon. Variety stories that Universal can also be contemplating “live-action hybrid” motion pictures.In addition to Jurassic World, Universal’s different large property is Fast & Furious.
Dan Lin, who produced quite a few Lego motion pictures for Warner Bros., will reportedly return to supply the brand new Lego motion pictures for Warner Bros. This is notable since Lin additionally has an total cope with Warner Bros.
Another report from The Hollywood Reporter states that Universal’s new cope with Lego is “exclusive.” Lego’s partnership with Warner Bros. for Lego motion pictures reportedly resulted in Fall 2019.
The report goes on to say that after The Ninjago Movie and Lego Movie: The Second Part fell quick on the field workplace, Lego “began rethinking its deal.” Multiple studios reportedly bid for the Lego deal earlier than Universal closed it.