Where's Waldo books have become a staple in every kid's childhood. Spending hours trying to find Waldo is one of the most vivid moments in childhood. Now, Seth Rogen along with his frequent collaborator, Evan Goldberg, are in talks with MGM to produce a live action adaptation of the children's classic. They will produce the movie through their production banner, Point Grey.
The owner of the franchise and books rights, Classic Media, was acquired by Dreamworks Animation in 2012. They will produce the movie along with MGM.
The Night Before screenwriters, Ariel Shaffir and Kyle Hunter will be in charge of penning the script. Where's Waldo was created by a British illustrator, Martin Hanfordin 1987. Where's Waldo books have been translated into 38 languages and have sold over 55 million copies.