One of television’s most beloved shows gets the big screen treatment!
One of Television’s most beloved shows gets the big screen treatment!
Ernie, Bert, Big Bird and Samson, Count von Count and Oscar the Grouch: The Sesame Street characters have entertained and educated generations of children alike. Some of them are larger than life, all of them certainly larger than television. Hence, a big screen adaptation was just a question of time…
20th Century Fox has bought the rights for the show and has enlisted longtime Sesame Street writer Joey Mazzarino to pen the screenplay. Shane Levy, director of Real Steel and Nights at the Museum is producing the film. Although this is the first ‘Sesame Street Movie’ to date, there were already movies about single characters of the show, namely Follow That Bird and .