A new take on Barney is heading to theatres.
Get Out's Daniel Kaluuya and Valparaiso Pictures are making a live-action motion picture about the purple dinosaur.
"Mattel Films, Daniel Kaluuya's 59% banner and Valparaiso Pictures are partnering to develop a live-action motion picture based on Barney, Mattel's iconic purple dinosaur."
In weird Friday news – Mattel and Daniel Kaluuya's production company are teaming up to make a live-action Barney movie, intended to 'take a completely new approach to ‘Barney’ that will surprise audiences and subvert expectations' 🤔— Fandom 🎃👻 (@getFANDOM) October 18, 2019
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Daniel Kaluuya on producing live-action ‘Barney’ movie: “Barney was a ubiquitous figure in many of our childhoods, then he disappeared into the shadows, left misunderstood." https://t.co/wO5Q2lIU7Q pic.twitter.com/FOodU2d4Ur— Vibe Magazine (@VibeMagazine) October 18, 2019
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