Nickelodeon and Seth Rogen are teaming up to reboot Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for the big screen.
Jeff Rowe (Gravity Falls) will direct from a screenplay written by Brendan O’Brien (Neighbors: Sorority Rising, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates).
This adaptation will be CG animated marking Nickelodeon Animation Studio’s first-ever CG theatrical production.
Brian Robbins, President, Kids & Family for ViacomCBS says: “Adding Seth, Evan and James’ genius to the humor and action that’s already an integral part of TMNT is going to make this a next-level reinvention of the property. I’m looking forward to see what they do, and I know that Ramsey Naito and her team are excited to take the Nick Animation Studio into another great direction with their first-ever CG-animated theatrical.”
Rogen produces with Evan Goldberg and James Weaver. Ramsey Naito, EVP, Animation Production and Development is overseeing production for Nickelodeon. Josh Fagen is overseeing for Point Grey Pictures.