Grinch Remake Gets Gorillaz Director Pete Candeland

As well as developing a feature film version of Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride at Disney, Pete Candeland has joined Illumination entertainment to work up a new feature version of Dr. SeussHow The Grinch Stole Christmas.

According to Variety, Universal and Illumination saw a good fit between Candeland’s visual style and design sense for a Grinch film. I can see where they’re coming from – and to demonstrate, here’s some of his work to demonstrate.

YouTube Preview Image YouTube Preview Image YouTube Preview Image YouTube Preview Image YouTube Preview Image

Somewhere in there is a great look for The Grinch. Will it replace Chuck Jones‘ short in my affections? Almost certainly not, but why should it?

Denver Comic Con '15: Brian Venegas Brings Rotoro

IMG_0738

Denver Comic Con '15: 150 Opening Shots Of So Many Geek Things

IMG_0622

Denver Comic Con '15: Touring The Valiant Booth, Plus Exclusives

Batkid Begins Official Trailer

Screen Shot 2015-05-21 at 5.02.30 PM

Lumberjanes #14 Brings Character To The Forefront

The Driving Dead Starring Michael Rooker

Denver Comic Con '15: The Work of John Myer

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat X Director Refuses The Rule Out Additional Characters

The Shorts To Socks Ratio - Clip And Trailer For iZombie: Astroburger

The Reason HP Lovecraft Is Of Such Importance To Alan Moore (VIDEO)