Aladdin is an upcoming American live-action film and remake of the animated film of the same name, based on the version of the story of Aladdin and the magic lamp from The Book of One Thousand and One Nights and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. On October 10, 2016, Deadline.com reported that Disney was developing a live-action remake of Aladdin with Guy Ritchie in talks to direct the film. John August is writing the script that will reportedly retain the musical elements of the original film while Dan Lin is attached as producer.
- ↑ Fleming Jr., Mike (October 10, 2016). "Guy Ritchie To Direct Live Action 'Aladdin' For Disney".. Deadline.com. Retrieved on October 10, 2016.
- ↑ "Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Won’t Be ‘Prince of Persia’, Says Producer; Promises Diverse Cast".. Collider.com (February 8, 2017). Retrieved on February 8, 2017.
- ↑ Guy Ritchie’s Live Action ‘Aladdin’ Specifically Seeking ‘Middle Eastern’ Actors | IndieWire