JOSH COOLEY TOY STORY 4 DIRECTOR TO DIRECT ANIMATED TRANSFORMERS PREQUEL

Deadline reports that Josh Cooley (Toy Story 4) Director will be directing an animated prequel to the Transformers. The report also says that this film will be separate from the live-action franchise, but that new installments of TRANSFORMERS and BUMBLEBEE are still part of Paramount and Hasbro’s plan. The script has been penned by Andrew Barrer & Gabriel Ferrari, who were credited writers on ANT-MAN AND THE WASP.

On the positive side of things Josh Cooley isn’t a stranger to animated projects as I mentioned he did direct Toy Story 4, which was Josh’s first big project and also landed him an Academy Award for the Best Animated Feature category. The TRANSFORMERS prequel is said to take place on Cybertron and revolve around the relationship between Optimus Prime and Megatron. Deadline says that this film will be separate from the live-action franchise, but that new installments of TRANSFORMERS and BUMBLEBEE are still part of Paramount and Hasbro’s plan.

As for as the live action side of things for The Transformers franchise goes, Paramount and Hasbro snatched up James Vanderbilt, who‘a best known for ZODIAC and THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, and Joby Harold best known for KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD and Zack Snyder’s upcoming zombie film ARMY OF THE DEAD,

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