Disney Picks Up Pet Robots


Disney has picked up feature rights to the graphic novel Pet Robots and set it up with Chris Bender and JC Spink through their Benderspink production company, reports Variety.

Benderspink’s Jake Weiner will executive produce and Jon Silk will co-produce the high-tech comedy about futuristic robots that fall into the hands of the least likely people.

The Pet Robots graphic novel, written and created by Scott Christian Sava, is being published by Sava’s Blue Dream Studios. Sava has worked on such titles as Spider-Man, Casper, Alien vs. Predator and X-Men in his career as an illustrator, comic book artist, animator and video game designer.