LOOK: ‘Sesame Street’ movie is coming!

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Warner Bros made an announcement on March 12 that they will be turning the kiddie show Sesame Street into a movie. The release date for is set on January 15, 2021.

Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, Kermit the Frog, Cookie Monster, Elmo, and the gang are heading to the big screen.

Jonathan Krisel, who directed the Portlandia TV show, will be directing this family film, co-financed by Warner Bros. and MGM. Mike Rosolio and Chris Galletta (Kings of Summer) are tapped for the first version of the script.

Sesame Street was launched in 1969 on the PBS network. It was created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett.

Are you looking forward to Sesame Street in the cinemas?