'Dumbo' Live-Action Movie In The Works; Disney Announces Tim Burton Will Direct

March 11, 2015 3:30 PM

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'Dumbo' Live-Action Movie In The Works; Disney Announces Tim Burton Will Direct

Remember “Dumbo?” Well, an elephant never forgets and it seems Disney has not forgotten its animated classic. The studio announced plans to bring back “Dumbo” for a brand new, live-action remake Tuesday. As if that was not exciting enough, it was also announced that the man behind the remake will be “Big Eyes” director Tim Burton!

According to the Wall Street Journal, Burton, who has experience adapting Disney classics – such as 2010's “Alice in Wonderland” – has signed on to direct the “Dumbo” remake. The new movie will be a mix of live-action and CGI. The Hollywood Reporter revealed that Ehren Kruger, the writer on the “Tra...

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