Dreamworks Animation, which is a division of Universal Filmed Entertainment, has announced the making of The Bad Guys. Scholastic Entertainment is also a part of the development of The Bad Guys.
Here you will get to know about all the recent about this upcoming movie.
Details about The Bad Guys
Etan Cohen and Hilar Winston are the writers, along with Pierre Perifel as the director. The Bad Guys are also the directorial debut of Pierre Perifel. Rebecca Huntley and Damon Ross are the producers. The Bad Guys’ movie distribution will be by Universal Pictures. Aaron Blabey, Etan Cohen, Jeff Berg, and Patrick Hughes are the executive producers on this project.
The inspiration for the film is from the works of Aaron Blabey. The Bad Guys are a Scholastic book series with the same name. The film is going to be an animated heist comedy.
How is the development of The Bad Guys going on?
In 2017, Universal Pictures released an announcement of trying to adapt the novels into movies. By March 2018, there was definitive news about the development of the film. All of this followed statements of the people who are going to be a part of the journey.
The makers said in a description that The Bad Guys would be depicting the Heist genre in the same way that Kun Fu Panda takes on Kung Fu or the take Shrek has on fairytales. The film is not an ordinary heist movie but will have a unique twist to it.
When is The Bad Guys going to premiere?
Fans were wondering that the movie will face a delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. But there was news that the crew members of The Bad Guys were working remotely during the current epidemic. The release of this movie is clashing with The Man from Toronto.
The official announcement states that the release date for The Bad Guys will be September 17, 2021. There is no news of a postpone in the release date, so keep the excitement going.
What story is The Bad Guys going to follow?
The creators are not revealing much about the story for the film. They want to keep up the excitement, but following the novels, the general plot will be the same.
The story involves five villains who are misunderstood Mr. Wolf, Mr. Snake, Mr. Piranha, and Ms. Tarantula. They became villains by pulling off some impossible legendary heists. These villains want to change their lives and leave behind the world of crime. Now that they want to become good, this job is not so easy.
After years of doing everything that villains do, these villains have to start doing things that are the complete opposite. What will happen next? Will they succeed? There are still unanswered questions one has to wait for.
The Bad Boys novels by Aaron Blabey were so popular that it was on the New York Times bestseller list for nothing less than 50 weeks. The sales suggest that a total of 8 million copies were sold all over the world. The Bad Boys have a huge fanbase, and the movie has to be equally competent.