StudioCanal has confirmed that they are currently developing Paddington 3. The first two installments were successful at the international box office, so the third film is not too surprising. With that being said, it has been a long time since we heard any official news about one of the world’s favorite bears. Franchise star Hugh Bonneville recently stated that the sequel had “Forward Momentum”, and that it was “somewhere on the horizon”, but he had no other information about it.
Variety was the first to announce Paddington 3 News. “We can confirm that Studio 3 is working with great care and caution in the film,” the studio said in a studio statement today. No story details have been revealed, but it has been confirmed that Paul King, who directed the first two installments, will not be behind the camera this time.
Paul King will still serve as producer Paddington 3 And Call, working on the last two films, “is one of the great behaviors of my life.” He adds, “At some point, you just have to stop. It might be time for someone else to twist it … I’m trying not to do a third bear film, which is too big, too big. mistake.” Instead of Paddington 3, King is currently working on Wonka, which will serve as an origin story. The film is based on the screenplay of Steven Rich.
first two Paddington Movies star Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Madelyn Harris, Samuel Joslin, Julie Walters, Peter Capaldi, Jim Broadbent, Imelda Staunton, and Michael Gambon. Ben Whishaw voiced for the beloved CGI bear and he told EW in 2018 that he is returning Paddington 3, Although he had reservations about not having Paul King behind the camera. Whiswa said she “can’t imagine what it would be like” to create a Paddington project without a director. “I absolutely love Paddington,” he said at the time. “It takes a lot of time, and every time I’ve done that, it’s the best part of a year. But … I’d love to do another one.”
While Paddington 3 has been officially announced, it will be a while before we can see it. StudioCanal did not reveal how far they are in the development process, meaning it is still in the pre-production stage. Hopefully we will have a director’s announcement, followed by a cast reveal by the end of the year. Until then, fans will be happy to know that the long-awaited third installment is officially happening. Variety was the first to announce Paddington 3 Development News.
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