Dimension picks up Green toon

Dimension is making an unusual foray into animation, picking up “Naughty or Nice,” a stop-motion animated pic from Seth Green shingle Stoopid Monkey.

Dimension has also bought an untitled live-action comedy from the shingle.

Monkey, which Green runs with Matthew Senreich, is force behind “Robot Chicken,” the popular Adult Swim show that also uses stop-motion animation.

The live-action comedy from Stoopid Monkey will be written by “Robot Chicken” scribe, co-producer and helmer Tom Root.

“Naughty” is described as a family-friendly holiday film that’s in a different vein than Adult Swim fare.

Green, Senreich and Geoff Johns, a comics writer and TV scribe (“Blade”) are producing the film.

Shadowmachine Films, which handles animation for “Robot Chicken,” will also handle animation for the film.

Dimension has been developing “Opus,” a CGI holiday film from San Francisco-based animation company Wild Brain, but generally is known for live-action movies.

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