Transformers animated prequel in the making, to be directed by Josh Cooley
The project is said to be separate from the live-action Transformers movie franchise, and the 2018 spin-off Bumblebee
Paramount and Hasbro have planned an animated prequel for Transformers. It will be directed by Josh Cooley, who helmed Toy Story 4. The film will revolve around the Autobot leader Optimus Prime and the Decepticon leader Megatron.
Reports state that the Transformers origin story will be set in Cybertron, the home planet of transformers. The script of the film is penned by Ant-Man and the Wasp writers, Andrew Barrer and Gabriel Ferrari.
The project is said to be separate from the live-action Transformers movie franchise, and the 2018 spin-off Bumblebee.
It is said that the makers opted to make this an animated film as it would be easier to pull it off while maintaining social distancing.
There are no additional details about the story and the voice cast of the film.