Jeff Wadlow To Direct ‘Magic 8 Ball’


Mattel Films and Blumhouse announced that a live action Magic 8 Ball is happening and Jeff Wadlow is set to  direct and write the script. For those that do not know who Jeff Wadlow is, he is the same person that directed (2018) Truth or Dare and Kick Ass 2.

Mattel announced today that the live-action feature version based on their popular toy Magic 8 Ball is finally happening with Oscar-winning studio Blumhouse and Truth or Dare and Fantasy Island director Jeff Wadlow attached. Wadlow will also write the script with his collaborators, Jillian Jacobs and Chris…

Mattel also, teaming up with MGM for an American Doll movie and also a movie based on the View master!

The American Girl dolls are heading to the big screen: Mattel and MGM are teaming up to develop a live action movie based on the popular line of books and dolls. Mattel Films, MGM and Picturestart’s Erik Feig will produce. Cassidy Lange, MGM’s Co-President of Production and Robbie Brenner, Mattel Film’s Executive…

Mattel, Inc. and MGM will develop a live action motion picture based on Mattel’s classic toy line View-Master. The toy-based film would be the second recent Mattel-MGM collaboration following the Feb. 15 announcement about a film based on Mattel’s American Girl doll brand. View-Masters are the stereoscope toys that…

Mattel television also gets Adam Bonnet as an executive producer!

Adam Bonnett, former Disney Channels Worldwide EVP of Original Programming, has been appointed Executive Producer, Mattel Television. During his 21 years at Disney Channel, Bonnett was behind the network’s signature and most successful original TV series and movies, in addition to overseeing casting and talent…m

As you can see Mattel has been busy trying to get their film division up and running and as of right now I am sold! They seem to be aiming for the best in the business and if everything goes as plan for them, their film division is going to be incredible.

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