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Disney Moves Ahead With Live Action Movie About Prince Charming’s Brother

Disney Moves Ahead With Live Action Movie About Prince Charming's Brother

If there is one character in the fairy tale canon that has demanded to be explored, where audiences have craved a compelling and complex backstory, it’s that of Prince Charming. Actually, wait, nobody has asked for that at all. Ever. But Disney has an interesting twist, with a new project padding out their now ludicrously large live action slate.

THR reports that the mouse house is moving ahead with Prince Charming movie penned by Matt Fogel (“Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son“), with The Guardian adding that this revisionist story actually isn’t about the Prince, but his brother, and that it will be a comedy. Okay, I have to admit, I didn’t see that coming.

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Prince Charming’s Brother” (or wahtever it will be called) joins “The Jungle Book,” “Winnie The Pooh,” “Mulan,” “Beauty & The Best,” “Dumbo,” “Pinocchio,” “Tink,” and “Night On Bald Mountain” in Disney’s bursting drawer of movies that are taking beloved characters and giving them a makeover. 

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