The hospitality model has recruited a gaggle of animation veterans to deliver its acquainted characters to branded leisure properties. Chris Bailey (“Garfield: The Film”) will direct “The Nice Wolf Pack,” with Julia Pistor (“The SpongeBob Squarepants Film,” “The Rugrats Film”) as govt producer alongside author Kent Redeker (“Doc McStuffins”).
Bringing to life the holiday model’s secure of woodland creatures, “The Nice Wolf Pack” follows Wiley Wolf, Violet Wolf, Oliver Raccoon, Sammy Squirrel and Brinley Bear, who’re anointed by the Nice Wolf Spirit because the Nice Wolf Pack. By means of a magical geyser, they transport to whimsical worlds the place they put to make use of the facility of the Pack to beat numerous dilemmas. Solely by becoming a member of collectively in friendship and mixing their distinctive skills and flaws can they conquer the challenges that come their manner.
“Hundreds of thousands of households work together with our characters yearly at our resorts, and it looks as if a pure alternative to increase that beloved resort expertise into filmed content material that may be loved wherever,” senior vp of name experiences Brooke Patterson mentioned. “We’re excited to work alongside this gifted group of artists and storytellers who we’ve entrusted to deliver these characters to cinematic life.”
“The Nice Wolf Pack” is focusing on an early 2022 launch.
“After I was approached to create a world for the Nice Wolf Lodge characters to dwell and play, I assumed again to my childhood, and felt excited to create tales that hopefully kids will think about themselves being part of,” Redeker mentioned.
The debut animated sequence is a part of a slate of ten different short-form animated tasks Nice Wolf Leisure has in improvement. Supplementing the on-screen content material, it is usually producing 5 kids’s books, which shall be accessible in print and digitally. Within the meantime, Nice Wolf Leisure, additionally continues to supervise MagiQuest, its in-resort interactive online game.
(pictured from left: Kent Redeker, Brooke Patterson, Julia Pistor, Chris Bailey)