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‘Peter Rabbit’ Series to Be a Feature Film

Beatrix Potter‘s beloved Peter Rabbit has been adapted before, but this time Peter is getting his own feature film. According to IMDB, James Corden is set to voice Peter.  

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Will Gluck, who most recently directed Annie, will be writing the screenplay and directing Peter Rabbit. According to GalleyCat, the film has also cast Rose Byrne, Daisy Ridley, and Elizabeth Debicki! Not much is known about the film yet, but the press release let us know just a bit: “Sony Pictures Entertainment will create and execute a worldwide licensing and merchandising program in connection with the new Peter Rabbit™ motion picture, in association with Warne. Production on Peter Rabbit is due to commence in January 2017, and is due for worldwide release in April 2018.”

 

UPDATE: Domhnall Gleeson has just been added to the cast to play Mr. McGregor! 

 

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