Knowledge Identifier: +Brad_Bird
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1975.
Countries: United States (68%), (14%), Italy (9%)
Linked to: California Institute of the Arts, Corvallis High School, Pixar, Montana Power Company
The Iron Giant - The film's development phase began in 1994, though the project took root once Brad Bird signed on as director, and his hiring of Tim McCanlies to write the screenplay in 1996
The Iron Giant - In late 1996, while developing the project on its way through, the studio saw the film as a perfect vehicle for Brad Bird, who at the time was working for Turner Feature Animation
Jan Pinkava - In 2005, Pinkava was replaced as main director by "The Incredibles" director Brad Bird
The Incredibles - Director Brad Bird stated in 2007 that he was open to the idea of a sequel if he could come up with an idea superior to the original film: "I have pieces that I think are good, but I don't have them all together," Bird said
In May 2012, it was reported that Bird has been attached as the co-writer and director for "Tomorrowland" , whose screenplay will be co-written with Damon Lindelof
On March 18, 2014, it was announced that Bird is writing a sequel to "The Incredibles"
His latest film, "Tomorrowland", starring George Clooney, was released in May 2015
The Iron Giant - A remastered and extended cut of the film was announced on July 7, 2015 in a tweet by director Brad Bird
On January 6, 2019, Bird, during a red carpet interview for the BAFTA Tea Party, announced he was working with frequent collaborator Michael Giacchino on an original musical film that will contain about 20 minutes of animation in it