Disney is developing a live-action Rapunzel film that may or may not be related to the studio’& rsquo; s animated adaptation of the fairy tale, Tangled.
The studio famously adapted the fairy tale into a computer animated function a years earlier with Twisted, featuring the voices of Mandy Moore as the lost princess Rapunzel and also Zachary Levi as the charming thief Eugene Fitzherbert (or, as he favors to pass, Flynn Biker). The film was a large success for Disney Computer animation, grossing $592 million worldwide and greater than doubling the box office for its previous fairy tale film, 2009’& rsquo; s 2D-animated The Princess as well as the Frog.
Nonetheless, Twisted is just one take on the legendary character with lengthy hair. The story of Rapunzel was very first released by the Brothers Grimm in 1812. Practically every kid recognizes with her fairy tale, which has been retold for hundreds of years in a limitless variety of formats; she has likewise found her way into modern-day media like Into the Woods as well as the Shrekfranchise. It would be extremely simple for Disney to inform a brand-new version of the tale with this upcoming venture.
The task does not have actually a supervisor attached yet, nonetheless. Filmmakers who intend to direct a live-action version of a traditional Disney cartoon animation need to get on this possibility though. Prior to we understand it, there won’& rsquo; t be numerous left to adjust.