Netflix has acquired the live-action characteristic movie rights to “Carmen Sandiego” and has hooked up Gina Rodriguez to star because the title character.
Rodriguez, who gained a Golden Globe for “Jane the Virgin” and continues to play the character, started her switch to characteristic star with the Alex Garland-directed “Annihilation” and continues with the remake of the thriller “Miss Bala” that Sony Photos releases January 25.
She is going to produce “Carmen Sandiego” by way of her I Can and I Will productions alongside Kevin Misher and Caroline Fraser who will even produce. Misher’s Misher Movies produced “Miss Bala.”
Andy Berman of Misher movies is exec producer.
That is an extension of the model as Netflix final yr introduced a brand new Carmen Sandiego animated sequence for 2019 with Rodriguez voicing the title character.
Writer and studying firm Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is the proprietor of the Carmen Sandiego property.
Caroline Fraser is head of HMH Productions and is the manager producer of the Carmen Sandiego Netflix unique sequence and have movie.
A line of books from HMH that includes Carmen will launch in 2019 timed to the sequence launch.
The film shall be a standalone Carmen journey that may embrace the beloved ’90s property.
No author or director is but hooked up to the film.
Rodriguez additionally voiced a lead function within the upcoming Warner Bros. animated movie “Small Foot.” Catherine Hardwicke directed “Miss Bala,” the remake of the pageant award-winning Mexican pic a couple of magnificence pageant contestant who witnesses the brutality of a drug gang and is dragged into its harmful enterprise.