Guillermo Del Toro to Write/Produce Haunted Mansion Reboot

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Shortly after Tron’s Comic-Con panel, moderator Patton Oswalt introduced a teaser trailer for Disney’s Haunted Mansion and its director writer/producer Guillermo Del Toro. I guess we know why he can’t do the Hobbit. WTF?!

“Dark imagery is an integral part of the Walt Disney legacy. After all, Disney himself was the father of some really chilling moments and characters – think Chernabog from Fantasia or Maleficent as the Dragon or the Evil Queen in Snow White,” said del Toro. “I couldn’t be more excited to be a part of my own adaptation of the original theme park attraction Walt envisioned and that remains- for me- the most desirable piece of real estate in the whole world!”

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