The popular comic strip known as Peanuts ran from 1950 until the creator, Charles M. Schulz retired in 2000. The comic is loved by millions and the two most recognised characters from the strip are undoubtedly Snoopy and Charlie Brown.
Today 20th Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios have revealed a new trailer for an upcoming CGI adaptation of Peanuts set to be released in 2015. The creators son Craig Schulz has been serving as a producer on the project to ensure that the work stays true to the comic.
The last Peanuts film was almost 35 years ago with 1980’s Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and Don’t Come Back!!). This new version is being directed by Steve Martino, who helmed Ice Age: Continental Drift.
Snoopy and Charlie Brown: A Peanuts Movie will open in the US on the 6th November with a UK release a littler earlier on the 16th October.
For the first time ever, Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang we know and love from Charles Schulz’s timeless “Peanuts” comic strip will be making their big-screen debut; like they’ve never been seen before in a CG-Animated Feature film in 3D.