New The Smurfs Director Kelly Asbury Launches a Production Blog


Kelly Asbury (Shrek 2, Gnomeo & Juliet), director of Sony Pictures Animation’s upcoming third big screen (currently untitled) Smurfs film has launched his official production blog, “The Blue Print,” this morning at

“The Blue Print” will chronicle his journey directing the animated comedy, feature guest contributors and offer exclusive glimpses at the making of film.

First up is a piece of concept art teasing the new look of the Smurfs Village, which is very close to Peyo’s original creation. Click on the image below to visit the site and check back for several updates every week.