‘Cruella’ Sequel within the Works at Disney (Unique)
Dalmatians are proving to be Disney’s new best possible pals.
As Cruella heads into its 2nd weekend, The Hollywood Reporter has discovered the studio in the back of the Emma Stone-starrer is in early building on a sequel. Cruella director Craig Gillespie and screenwriter Tony McNamara are anticipated to go back for a sequel to the movie that stars Stone as fan-favorite One Hundred and One Dalmatians villainess Cruella de Vil.
Cruella debuted Would possibly 28 concurrently in theaters and on Disney+ below the streaming carrier’s Premier Get admission to tier, making it to be had to buy for $30. The movie has earned $48.5 million globally. It won certain critiques and has been praised for its Seventies punk rock aesthetic.
“We are very pleased with Cruella’s box office success, in conjunction with its strong Disney+ Premier Access performance to date,” a Disney spokesperson stated in a observation. “The film has been incredibly well received by audiences around the world, with a 97% Audience Score on Rotten Tomatoes in addition to A’s in every demographic from CinemaScore on opening weekend, ranking it among the most popular of our live-action reimaginings. We look forward to a long run as audiences continue to enjoy this fantastic film.”
Disney has discovered good fortune mining its library of loved animated options for live-action, beginning with Alice in Wonderland (2010) and together with Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent (2014), Cinderella (2015) and $1 billion grossers that come with Good looks and the Beast (2017), Aladdin (2019) and The Lion King (2019). The studio isn’t carried out with its a success decade-plus technique but because it has live-action reimaginings Pinocchio, Peter Pan & Wendy and The Little Mermaid within the works.