Nintendo’s foray into movies isn’t stopping any time soon: the company has confirmed it’s working on a live-action adaptation the Legend of Zelda, The film will be directed by Wes Ball, known for maze Runner Trilogy and upcoming kingdom of the planet of the apes, zelda Creator Shigeru Miyamoto will serve as a producer, as he did on this year’s animated Super Mario Bros. Movies. He will co-produce with Avi Arad.
“This is Miyamoto. I have been working on The Legend of Zelda live-action film for several years with Avi Arad-san, who has produced many mega-hits. Miyamoto said in a statement posted on, formerly Twitter. However, we may have to wait for some time for the film; Miyamoto said“It will take time to complete, but I hope you’ll look forward to seeing it.”
Although there aren’t many details about the film, Nintendo says it will be co-financed by itself and Sony, with Nintendo footing more than 50 percent of the bill.
The company said in a statement, “By producing the visual content of Nintendo IP itself, Nintendo is creating new opportunities for people around the world to access the world of entertainment that Nintendo offers through a variety of mediums in addition to its dedicated game consoles.” has made.” statement about zelda film. “By becoming deeply involved in film production with the aim of bringing a smile to everyone’s face through entertainment, Nintendo will continue its efforts to produce unique entertainment and bring it to as many people as possible.”
It was previously rumored that Nintendo was working on a live-action zelda series for Netflix, although that project never came to fruition.