WB Throws Jeff Smith’s Bone to Mark Osborne
The feature animation adaptation of Jeff Smith’s beloved comic-book series Bone is finally picking up steam, with Warner Bros. tapping Oscar-nominated Kung Fu Panda and The Little Prince director Mark Osborne for the project.
WB picked up rights to Bone is planning a trilogy of films.
The script will be co-written by Adam Kline and Osborne, who is also serving as executive producer alongside Mark Bauch of Lin Pictures. Dan Lin’s Lin Pictures is producing Bone with fellow The LEGO Movie alum, Animal Logic’s Zareh Nalbandian.
Smith wrote, drew and published Bone himself as a comic-book series from 1991 to