Chris McKay is set to helm the sequel to the “Lego Movie” for Warner Bros..
The first movie bowed in February and has since grossed more than $360 million worldwide.
Plot details are being kept under wraps. Michelle Morgan & Jared Stern are writing a treatment for the next installment .
Courtenay Valenti is overseeing for the studio/Warner Animation group.
McKay, who is repped by UTA and Mosaic, was animation co-director on the first “Lego Movie” and has also worked on TV programs like Cartoon Network’s “Robot Chicken” and “Titan Maximum” for Adult Swim. Deadline Hollywood first reported the news.