Jon M Chu Set to Direct Movie Adaptation of This Dr. Seuss Book
Another Dr. Seuss is getting the big screen treatment!
“Oh, The Places You’ll Go!” will be adapted into an animated film, and Jon M Chu has been tapped to direct the feature for Warner Bros Animation Group, Deadline reports.
The book was the legendary author’s final book and was originally published in 1990.
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This adaptation “will be a globetrotting animated musical following a young adventurer as they journey through the joys and heartaches, and the peaks and valleys, of life.”
JJ Abrams is also set to serve as a producer.
Jon being attached to this production also continues his relationship with Warner Bros, as he’s worked with them most recently on In The Heights, as well as Crazy Rich Asians.
Oh, The Places You’ll Go is just one of the upcoming Dr Seuss movies. Other titles getting new animated movies include The Cat in The Hat and Thing One and Thing Two.
If you missed it, Jon recently announced the lead casting for the upcoming Wicked movie, which he is also directing!
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