WarnerMedia Plans “Gremlins” Animated Series

Warnermedia Plans Gremlins Animated Series

A potential animated series based on the “Gremlins” franchise is in development for WarnerMedia’s upcoming streaming service which is expected to begin broadcasting original series in 2020.

The period piece is said to follow Mr. Wing, actor Keye Luke’s Chinese grandfather character, back when he was a young man as he goes on adventures with the friendly Mogwai Gizmo.

Warner Bros. Television and Amblin Television will produce with Tze Chun (“Cold Comes the Night,” “Gotham”) attached to write and executive produce. The first “Gremlins” film was released in 1984 and grossed over $153 million worldwide on a reported budget of $11 million.

Source: Variety