Wonder Park (originally titled Amusement Park) is an upcoming Spanish-American 3D computer animated adventure comedy film produced by Paramount Animation, Nickelodeon Movies and Ilion Animation Studios (best known for making Planet 51). The film is directed by Cow and Chicken creator David Feiss, and stars the voices of Matthew Broderick, Jennifer Garner, Ken Hudson Campbell, Kenan Thompson, Ken Jeong, Mila Kunis and John Oliver. It is scheduled to be released on March 15, 2019 by Paramount Pictures. An animated television series, based on the film, will debut in 2019, on Nickelodeon.
ProductionOn November 10, 2015, Paramount Animation announced its next animated film to be Amusement Park, with Pixar animator Dylan Brown would have made his directorial debut but was replaced due to allegations. Spain's Ilion Animation Studios, best known for Planet 51, would produce the fully animated 3D film. Margery Simkin was served as the casting director and Fred Warter as the production designer.
In January 2018, it was reported that director Dylan Brown, whose movie was his directional debut, was fired from the production by Paramount Pictures following an investigation into complaints of "inappropriate and unwanted conduct". No replacement as the film’s director was announced at that time. David Feiss was later announced as Brown's replacement.
On April 12, 2018, the title was changed from Amusement Park to Wonder Park.
Wonder Park is scheduled to be released March 15, 2019, by Paramount Pictures in 3D, IMAX and IMAX 3D. It was previously set for release on March 22, 2019, and on July 13, 2018 and August 10, 2018, and by August 2017, it was pushed back for a final time from August 10, 2018 to March 15, 2019. On July 9, 2018, the first teaser trailer was released.