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Schulz's "Peanuts" Gets A New Feature

By Garth Franklin Tuesday October 9th 2012 12:23PM

Iconix Brand Group, Inc. and Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates are teaming to produce a brand new "Peanuts" animated feature film for release worldwide in 2015.

The as yet untitled film will feature Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang. It is presently targeting a November 25th 2015 release in North America to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the debut of Schulz's iconic "Peanuts" comic strip.

Schulz's son Craig is penning and producing the film along with Bryan Schulz and Cornelius Uliano, while "Horton Hears a Who!" co-director Steve Martino will helm the project.

CG animation studio Blue Sky Studios ("Ice Age," "Rio") will animated and produce the new film which 20th Century Fox will distribute. The project marks the fifth feature based on the property.

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