After the animation tape "Lego. The film "won an award from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts , earned rave reviews from critics and earned more than $ 464 million at the worldwide box office with a budget of $ 60 million . Warner Bros. studio management decided to create a large-scale franchise based on LEGO constructors.|
The second film in the animated series in February this year was the superhero action movie "The Lego Movie: Batman", and next month another cartoon from the "toy" cinematic universe - "The LEGO Ninjago Film" will go to theaters. Studio WB has already scheduled the premiere of the film “Lego. Film 2 ”, and now the publication has learned that the leadership of the major also intends to speed up work on the tape tentatively titled“ Billion Cubes Race ”.
The main series spin-off was announced in the spring of 2015, when Jason Siegel (The Muppets) and Drew Pearce (Iron Man 3) were appointed as writers and directors. As it became known to the edition The Hollywood Reporter , the studio bosses decided to transfer the project into new hands. Billion Cubes Race will be directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez , who has earned many accolades for his debut feature film The Book of Life. At the moment, Hollywood insiders are at a loss to say if the Mexican animator will have to tweak the script for Siegel and Pierce .
Details of the plot of " Billion Cubes Race " are still kept secret. The new animated blockbuster of the LEGO universe is expected to hit screens on May 24, 2019 .
The Topic of Article: WB will continue building the LEGO universe.