Hairspray and Rock of Ages director Adam Shankman has reportedly signed on to direct Disenchanted, the sequel to Disney’s 2007 musical Enchanted. Amy Adams is expected to return as Giselle and the studio is hoping to start filming in Summer 2017.
The original animated/live-action hybrid, made for about $85 million, earned an impressive $340.5 million worldwide. Kevin Lima directed the movie from a script by Bill Kelly.
It starred Amy Adams in her breakthrough role, Patrick Dempsey, James Marsden (currently starring in HBO’s Westworld), Timothy Spall, Idina Menzel, Rachel Covey and Susan Sarandon.