Hollywood’s Dream Works Animation is making a Bollywood type of animated musical adventure titled Monkeys of Mumbai. The theme of the film deals with a man whose wife is kidnapped by a demon king. But the real heroes of the film will be two monkeys.
The film will be directed by Kevin Lima who earlier helmed films like 102 Dalmations and Enchanted. He also made the animated film Tarzan for the Disney production studio.
Music for the film is being composed by AR Rahman and the lyrics are being penned by Stephen Schwartz.
The story and dialogues are being written by Gurinder Chadha and Paul Berges who earlier worked together for the films Bride & Prejudice and Bend It Like Beckham.