Resurrecting a childhood fave in Disney tradition
Making a feature directing debut is daunting enough. Try tackling a beloved children's property, as well.
Walt Disney Co. chief Bob Iger has been preaching the power of franchises for the Mouse House for years.
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Disney has enlisted scribe-thesp Jason Segel and helmer Nick Stoller to create the next Muppet movie for the studio.
The Muppets are plotting a return to primetime while looking for their next great character. ABC has ordered a script and five script outlines for "America's Next Muppet," a reality TV parody in…