You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

WB sails with ‘Ark’

Affleck pens, produces family pic

Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce.

Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck.

Affleck stars with Michelle Monaghan, Ed Harris and Morgan Freeman in “Gone, Baby, Gone,” the Miramax adaptation of the Dennis Lehane novel that Ben Affleck scripted and directed.

For WB, Affleck is also ready to reprise his role as Virgil Malloy in “Ocean’s Thirteen,” which begins production in the fall under director Steven Soderbergh.

Affleck just completed starring alongside Brad Pitt in “The Assassination of Jesse James” for the studio. He also starred in the Tony Goldwyn-directed “The Last Kiss” for Paramount.

More Film

  • Shia LaBeouf Toronto Film Festival

    Film News Roundup: Shia LaBeouf to Star in David Ayer's Thriller 'Tax Collector'

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

  • Benicio Del Toro Sicario 2

    'Sicario: Day of the Soldado' Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

  • Silk movie

    Spider-Man's 'Silk,' a Korean-American Superhero, Gets Her Own Movie

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

  • Jason Blum Talks 'Get Out 2,'

    Jason Blum on 'Get Out 2' and Why He Couldn't Have Made 'A Quiet Place'

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

  • Diego Luna

    L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti to Address Latino Association Summit, Diego Luna to Be Honored

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

  • NewportFILM Unveils Summer Slate

    NewportFILM Unveils Summer Slate

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

  • Lagardere Studios' Imagissime Unveils New Documentaries

    Lagardere Studios' Imagissime Unveils New Slate of Documentaries (EXCLUSIVE)

    Warner Bros. has acquired “Aardvark Art’s Ark,” a Casey Affleck-penned screenplay for an animated family film. Affleck will exec produce. Pic revolves around the adventures of an animal family aboard Noah’s Ark. Script is the second for Affleck, who co-wrote with Matt Damon the Gus Van Sant-directed “Gerry,” which starred both Damon and Affleck. Affleck […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content