Transformers is Getting an Animated Prequel


Toy Story 4‘s Josh Colley is going to show us there’s More than Meets the Eye as he’s set to direct an animated Transformers prequel for Hasbro/eOne and Paramount.

The prequel is currently set for theaters and will to an origin story. Taking place on Cybetron the film will focus on the relationship between Optimus Prime and Megatron.

The script was written by Andrew Barrer and Gabriel Ferrari. They did production work on Ant-Man and were the credited writers on Ant-Man and the Wasp.

The film is separate from any live-action films which are still being worked on. The animated film has been worked on for several years and is being pushed as animation can be done under the current pandemic environment.

(via Deadline)