The Willoughbys

Trailer Coming Soon

“The Willoughbys (2020) is a highly stylized CG animated feature film currently in production with BRON Animation in Vancouver from writer/director Kris Pearn (Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2). When the four Willoughby children are abandoned by their selfish parents, they must learn how to adapt their old-fashioned values to the contemporary world in order to create a new and modern family. Based on the book by Newbery Award-winning author, Lois Lowry. Starring Ricky Gervais, Maya Rudolph, Will Forte, Martin Short, Alessia Cara and Jane Krakowski.” —Deadline.com

9780618979745_custom-180ee6c1f3cfc6fd5cf0e465c03723e30deffc6c-s400-c85.jpg
From a baby left on the doorstep to a wonderful nanny to a wealthy benefactor, Lowry gives the conventions of an old-fashioned story an ironic twist and sly zaniness.
— Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008.

News