While best known as a director of stop-motion animation (James and the Giant Peach, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Coraline) Henry Selick has also dabbled in live-action. There are the live-action scenes in James and the Giant Peach, for example, and his follow-up feature, Monkeybone.

Now Kamala Pictures and FilmNation have set Selick to direct the live-action adaptation of Adam Gidwitz‘s book A Tale Dark and Grimm, which follows two fairy-tale children as they flee their own story only to end up in others. Read More »