The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.1307 Tuesday, 9 August 2005
Date: Monday, 08 Aug 2005 23:16:32 +1000
Subject: Disney's Romeo & Juliet
In my ongoing quest for Disney / Shakespeare material, I came across the
following information. My apologies if this
is repeating old news:
"Gnomeo & Juliet"
Walt Disney Pictures
Animation Studio: Rocket Pictures
Distributed by: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution
Cartoon Characters: Gnomeo, Juliet, Nurse.
Vocal Talent: Kate Winslet (Juliet), Ewan McGregor (Gnomeo), Dame Judi
Directed By Gary Trousdale.
Produced By Don Hahn.
Written By Rob Sprackling, John Smith.
Music By Elton John, Tim Rice.
A reworking of the Romeo and Juliet story set in a world inhabited by
Possible two-dimensional character animation set over three-dimensional
This cartoon is currently in a pre-production or production phase. The
information on this production (including
release date) is estimated at this point, and is subject to change as
the production finalizes.
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