The live-action remake of Lilo & Stitch is set to welcome its first cast member, Zach Galifianakis. So here’s everything we know about the adaptation of the Disney classic.
Lilo & Stitch is ready to join the long list of Disney classics who got their own fit in live action. Il remake – which is expected to debut directly streamed on Disney+ – is currently in development and the name of the first actor who will be part of the cast has been revealed, Zach Galifianakis – unforgotten Alan Garner in the trilogy Hangover.
Lilo & Stitch – The first details of the live action remake
At the moment Zach Galifianakis’ role has not been revealed in the live action Disney remake – it is therefore not to be excluded that he could dub the CGI version of Stitch. The film will in fact be made with theaid of digital and will have an estimated budget of around 60 million dollars – the same allocated for the first remake made for Disney +, Lady and the Tramp. The Studios are still looking for a young actress who can play the protagonist Lilo, and a colleague who is just older than her who can lend body and voice to Nani, Lilo’s sister. Lilo & Stitch will be directed by Dean Fleischer Camp – returning from the success of Marcel the Shell, nominated for the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature and critically acclaimed – which replaced John M. Chu. There film script instead it is edited by Chris Kekaniokalani Bright and is based on a draft written by Mike Van Waes.
The animated film told about bizarre friendship between Liloa young Hawaiian girl orphaned of parents, and Stitch, an indestructible, rage-filled alien creature on the run from its creator and the Galactic Confederacy. The film, as mentioned, will make use of the CGI to recreate Stitch and possibly the other alien characters from the film – Pleakley and Jumba Jookiba. Zach Galifianakisbest known for his comedic roles, has since taken part in films such as Into the Wild – Into the wild lands e Birdman. He also looks back on a prolific career as voice actor – The cat with the boots, LEGO Batman The Movie, Missing Link, Ron – An unscheduled friend. Lilo & Stitch currently does not have a release date and it is not clear when shooting on the film will begin. However, 2023 will mark the debut of another live action remake directly on Disney +, Peter Pan & Wendy, which boasts in the cast the participation of Jude Law in the role of Captain Hook. The remake of de is expected at the cinema The little Mermaid, of which a new trailer has been released in recent days. All that remains is to wait for further updates on Lilo & Stitchready to conquer the public also in version live action.