The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Universal and Mattel are teaming up for a Wishbone movie.
Wishbone was a PBS series that ran from 1997 to 2001. It started a Jack Russell terrier name Wishbone who loved books and would recreate famous tales.
The film will be a “modern take” on the series. Oscar winner Peter Farrelly will produce the film with Mattel Films.
Roy Parker will write the script. Parker was featured on the 2019 Black List.