Get Ready Parents, ‘Paw Patrol: the Movie’ Is Expected August 2021
Get ready parents, Paw Patrol is coming to the big screen!
Spin master Corp., the global children’s entertainment company, announced Paw Patrol: The Movie on Friday, produced by Spin Master Entertainment and Nickelodeon Movies and distributed by Paramount Pictures. The film is expected to be released in August of 2021 and directed by Cal Brunker, whose previous work includes Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature and Escape From Planet Earth.
The film will be based on the award-winning preschool series, which features a “paw-some pack of pups,” Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Skye, Rocky, Zuma, Everest and Tracker. They help rescue missions in their community of Adventure Bay and prove that “no job is too big, no pup is too small.”
“We are thrilled to partner with Paramount and Nickelodeon to bring the PAW Patrol franchise, and the characters that children love, to the big screen,” Spin Master Entertainment’s executive vice president, Jennifer Dodge stated in a news release. “This first foray into the arena of feature film marks a significant strategic expansion for Spin Master Entertainment and our properties. This demonstrates our commitment to harnessing our own internal entertainment production teams to develop and deliver IP in a motion picture format and allows us to connect our characters to fans through shared theatrical experiences.”
Brian Robbins, president of Kids & Family Entertainment, ViacomCBS Domestic Media Networks, also stated in the release, “Expanding PAW Patrol into the world of theatricals is a major milestone for this iconic property, and we can’t wait for kids and families everywhere to experience it together. We are incredibly excited to work with Spin Master Entertainment and our sister division Paramount Pictures on this latest title from the Nickelodeon Movies slate.”