According to Variety Warner Bros has plans to produce a live action version of Yogi Bear. Do you remember Yogi Bear? He was smarter than the average bearand according to the trade he’s going to get some help from Dan Aykroyd, Anna Faris, and Justin Timberlake.
Dan Aykroyd is in negotiations to voice Yogi, Justin Timberlake is in talks to play his sidekick Boo Boo, and Anna Faris will take on the role of a documentary filmmaker. Yogi will be directed by Eric Brevig from a script by Brad Copeland and produced by Donald De Line and Karen Rosenfelt. The movie will be based on the popular Hanna-Barbera cartoon character that originally debuted in 1958 and was voiced by Daws Butler. Shooting on Yogi is scheduled to begin in New Zealand next month. [via Variety]