• ‘Shrek' Is Getting Rebooted With a ‘Fresh' Story Line for the Next Generation

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    It looks like we might see a new Shrek movie soon. Chris Meledandri, the man behind Despicable Me , is reportedly overseeing the reboot of both Shrek and Puss in Boots , Variety reports .
    Rather than simple reboots of the older films, Meledandri is reportedly looking for "fresh story lines" for the characters that will offer an introduction to the characters for a new generation of viewers while still being enjoyable for those already familiar with the two iconic characters. Meledandri has also said he hopes to get the original casts of the films back together for the reboots, specifically...
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  • 'Shrek' is getting rebooted and people don't understand why it's happening

    'Shrek' is getting rebooted and people don't understand why it's happening

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Shrek" is getting rebooted, and people are confused about the news.
    "Despicable Me" and "Minions" producer Chris Meledandri told Variety that he's overseeing reboots of "Shrek" and spin-off "Puss in Boots."
    "Shrek" is getting a reboot, and people are confused, to say the least.
    On Tuesday, Variety reported that "Despicable Me" and "Minions" producer Chris Meledandri is overseeing a reboot of the Dreamworks animated franchise. “The challenge for us has been to find something that really does feel like it's not simply yet another film in a series of sequels," Meledandri said .
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