Frozen star Josh Gad to lead new reboot of Honey, I Shrunk The Kids
Josh Gad is set to lead a new reboot of hit comedy Honey, I Shrunk The Kids.
According to /Film, Disney have enlisted Gad to lead the reboot, which will be set within the same universe as the original movie, though not a direct sequel.
Released in 1989, Honey, I Shrunk The Kids starred Rick Moranis as Wayne Szalinski, a scientist and inventor, who accidentally shrinks his and his next door neighbour's kids to a quarter of an inch with his electromagnetic shrinking machine and accidentally throws them out with the rubbish.
Having been thrown out, the kids are forced adventure through their back garden to return home while fending off insects and other massive-sized obstacles.
The original grossed over $220 million at the box office and yielded two sequels.
Gad set to play the grown-up version of Wayne Szalinski’s son, Nick, in the new movie, which is set to be titled Shrunk.
No director is attached to the reboot as yet.