Here is the list of movies Disney has confirmed will be getting live-action ‘reimagining’ and you better buckle up now because it’s long.
It’s not news to anyone that the 2010s for Disney will be remembered as their phase of remakes, spin-offs, sequels and prequels.
During this decade, we’ve seen Alice in Wonderland, Maleficent, Tron: Legacy, Winnie The Pooh, The Muppets, Oz the Great and Powerful, The Lone Ranger, Muppets Most Wanted Cinderella, The Jungle Book, Alice Through the Looking Glass, Pete’s Dragon, and Beauty and the Beast.
… And that’s not including productions from Pixar, Disney Channel and Disney Toon.
The titan company isn’t slowing down either. It seems every week we hear Disney announce that another live-action remake is in the works.
Behold: The 21 upcoming live-action remakes from the House of Mouse:
1. Marry Poppins Returns - To be released Chritstmas, 2018.
2. Mulan - To be released November, 2018.
3. The Lion King - Donald Glover, James Earl Jones, Seth Rogan and Billy Eichner.
4. Aladdin - Guy Ritchie has been signed on to direct.
5. Chip ‘n’ Dale Rescue Rangers
6. Christopher Robin - The plot for this Winnie The Pooh film literally sounds like the storyline of Hook, but with Ewan McGregor set to play Christopher Robin!
7. Cruella - Emma Stone is set to step into the heels of this fabulously evil Disney favourite, formally portrayed by Glenn Close.
8. Dumbo - Tim Burton has signed on to direct the remake of this Disney classic.
9. Genies - The character Robin Williams brought to life in Aladdin will get his own prequel, telling the story of how Genie got in the lamp.
10. James and the Giant Peach - Disney will be remaking this Roald Dahl classic which had an animated adaptation in 1996.
11. The Jungle Book 2 - The first live-action remake won an Oscar for best visual effects last year!
12. Maleficent Sequel
13. Peter Pan
15. Prince Charming
16. Rose Red - Not technically a remake, but a sub-story following Snow White’s lesser know sister, Rose Red, as she tried to save Snow after biting the apple.
17. Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
18. The Little Mermaid
19. The Sword in the Stone - This remake will be written by Game of Thrones writer/producer, Bryan Cogman.
20. Tink - Reese Witherspoon will play Tinkerbell in this spin-off.
21. The scary AF demon from Fantasia, the Chernabog, the demon from just got green lit by Disney.
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