Disney work on Wreck-It Ralph sequel?

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 7 April 2014
John C. Reilly

John C. Reilly

Disney are believed to be developing follow-up to 2012's 'Wreck-It Ralph', which was both a commercial and critical success

Disney have a sequel to 'Wreck-It Ralph' "on the cards".

The original animated adventure was released in 2012 and composer Henry Jackman insists a follow-up is in the early stages of development but remained careful not to reveal too many details about the forthcoming film.

He told collider.com: "I can't tell you more, not because I'm being coy, but I believe that it is officially on the cards.

"I don't know any more other than a story is indeed being written. I'd be very surprised not to. I'm not blowing my own trumpet. Forget about the music. Just the movie itself I thought was a fantastically imaginative and creative piece of work."

'Wreck-It Ralph' was met with critical and commercial success, earning $471 million in worldwide box office.

It was also nominated for Best Animated Feature Film at the Golden Globe Awards and was in the line up for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards.

John C. Reilly voiced the titular character while Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer and Jane Lynch also worked on the film.

Wreck-It Ralph

  • 4 stars
  • 2012
  • US
  • 1h 48min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Rich Moore
  • Cast: Voices of John C Reilly, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch
  • UK release: 8 February 2013

This cleverly targeted family romp set in the world of videogames marks a step up both commercially and artistically for the non-Pixar side of Disney animation. The script is brilliantly witty; the visuals sweep, swoop and sparkle; and the message about flawed individuals finding their own way to be heroes is a kindly…

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