‘Angry Birds’ movie gets two directors

MUMBAI: The popular phone game is all set to be made into a feature film and directed by Clay Kaytis and Fergal Reilly. It will be based on the game by Rovio Entertainment.

Kaytis has an experience of 19 years and has recently worked on the animation Tangled as well as Wreck-It Ralph. The upcoming Frozen also has his name to the list.

Reily has been with Sony for nearly 10 years and has served as storyboard artist on the likes of Hotel Transylvania, Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs as well as its sequel. He was also head of story at Sony Pictures Animation.

It will be a directorial debut for both of them as well as the first feature for Rovio. It is producing the pic in-house.

John Cohen is producing it along with Catherine Winder while David Maisel is executive producing. Jon Vitti is writing the script.

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