Entertainment One’s Forest ranger let’s go to Netflix. After Hasbro’s subsidiary, eOne, established Jonathan Entwistle (The end of the damn world, I do not agree with this) to shepherd a Forest ranger Cinematic Universe of Connected TV and Movie Adaptations, Entwistle confirms Hasbro’s PRCU is coming to Netflix. Deadline broke the news Netflix will be home to eOne Television’s plans Forest ranger “multiple series and movies” expansion, including Entwistle’s 1990s feature film reboot, previously announced at Paramount Pictures.
“Since we set up Forest ranger With Jonathan, we really launched a global approach, “said Michael Lombardo, President of Global Television at eOne. Deadline. “It’s not just a show, it’s shows followed by movies, some kids’ shows. We’ve found a great writing partner for him, they’re out now. Knock on wood, Netflix is excited, we’re excited, we hope to have some news soon.”
Reacting to the news, Entwistle tweeted Monday, “I guess the cat came out of the bag! The new Forest ranger universe is coming to Netflix. ”
“Jonathan has incredible creative vision for this iconic and hugely successful franchise, and he is without a doubt the right architect to join us as we reimagine the worlds of television and film for this property,” said Lombardo and President of Cinema for eOne. , Nick Meyer, in a joint statement. announcing Entwistle’s deal to oversee Forest ranger Last October. “Across our roster, we are eager to work with the most talented storytellers as we take on the rich Hasbro fan-favorite brands and build universes of entertainment around them.”
Entwistle at the time called the platform crossover pact “an incredible opportunity to offer new Forest ranger to new and existing generations of fans who expect and adore. We will take the spirit of analog into the future, leveraging the action and storytelling that made this brand a success. ”
In a February 2020 interview with Comic book, Entwistle revealed his reboot Forest ranger movie “would definitely be in line with what I’m known for.”
“Darker is not necessarily the angle”, the End of the damn world creator told us. “I feel like that has been done in the Forest ranger universe before “.
With Forest ranger, eOne is developing an untitled spy project for Netflix starring To all the boys‘Noah Centineo and an anime Magic: The Gathering Scripted series with Brandon Routh.
“We’ve been doing a number of shows on Netflix. They’ve been a great creative partner,” Lombardo said. Deadline. “Good notes, smart with us even though they control world rights, but we are producing it and they respect us in the studio and they are there to support us. It has been great.”
Power Rangers Dino Fury Producers eOne previously partnered with Netflix for a live-action sci-fi thriller Awake and Hasbro’s animated movie My Little Pony: A New Generation. Upcoming eOne projects include theatrical feature films co-produced by Paramount Transformers: Rise of the Beasts and Dungeons and Dragons.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Power Rangers Beast Morphers are among the Forest ranger titles already streaming on Netflix.