'Barney' Movie in the Works From Mattel and Daniel Kaluuya
'Barney' Movie in the Works
From Mattel and Daniel Kaluuya The award-winning star of the
horror flick, 'Get Out,' has partnered
with the toy company's film division
for the live-action movie.
The purple dinosaur character
was the star of 'Barney & Friends,'
a popular children's television show
produced from 1992 until 2009.
Daniel Kaluuya, via
'The Hollywood Reporter' Kaluuya is producing the
project through his newly-
created production company, 59%.
Robbie Brenner, Mattel, via
'The Hollywood Reporter' Mattel Films promises
that the movie "will resonate with
adults, while entertaining today's kids." Mattel Films has other projects in the works,
including movies for Masters of
the Universe, Hot Wheels and Barbie.