CJ Entertainment to co-finance 'Dino Mom'
Myriad Pictures handling sales for animated picCJ Entertainment has come on board as a co-financier of John Kafka and Yoon S. Choi’s English-language animated movie “Dino Mom.”
CJ will release the film in Korea next year; Myriad Pictures, which is selling the film internationally, will be offering the film at the upcoming American Film Market.
The film, currently in postproduction in South Korea, is being co-directed by John Kafka and Yoon S. Choi and is produced by David K. Lovegren (“Hoodwinked”) and Jae Woo Park in association with Toiion and Motif RMC.
The script was written by Adam Beechen, Zack Rosenblatt and James Greco. Exec producers are Joon B. Heo, Jae Y. Moh and Robert Abramoff, who structured the deal with Myriad. The film is also produced with the support of the Korea Culture and Content Agency.
“Dino” follows the adventures of three kids who time travel back 65 million years to the nest of a T-Rex who accepts them as her own. The trio must find their way back home before the real T-Rex eggs hatch.
The voice cast includes Pamela Adlon, Yuri Lowenthal and Tara Strong.