Live-Action ‘Lilo & Stitch’ Movie Finds Its Director in Jon M. Chu

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Chu, the celebrated and super talented filmmaker behind Crazy Rich Asians and next year’s In the Heights, is set to tackle the latest in the long line of Disney live-action adaptations of their beloved animated features.

Per The Hollywood Reporter, Chu has been tapped to direct a new version of modern classic Lilo & Stitch.

While the report stresses that the project hasn’t been given the green light and is still very much in development, given Chu’s involvement, this seems more likely than not.

While the search for a new writer is underway to …

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