On July 29th 2013, Walt Disney Pictures announced that an Artemis Fowl movie was going into production, and would cover the events of the first and second books. Harvey Weinstein from ‘The Weinstein Company’ will also be producing the movie.
On September 2nd 2015, Kenneth Branagh was announced as the Director, with Conor McPherson penning the script.
The Screenplay is being developed by Michael Goldenberg, who wrote the screenplay for Peter Pan, and Harry Potter & The Order of the Phoenix.
Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal are executive producers on the project also.
|Eoin Colfer||Writer (Book)|
|Michael Goldenberg||Writer (Screenplay)|
Director & Producers
|Robert De Niro||Executive Producer|
|Jane Rosenthal||Executive Producer|
The movie will be produced by Walt Disney Pictures, and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.