Roger Allers adaptation of Khalil Gibran's bestselling book The Prophet has announced that Liam Neeson, Salma Hayek, John Krasinski, Frank Langella, Alfred Molina and Quvenzhané Wallis have all been attached to star.
The book is comprised of 26 prose poetry essays from the iconic author and follows The prophet Almustafa. The story centers on his trip home from Orphalese, where he is stopped by a group of people and ends up discusses deep issues such as life and the human condition.
Roger Allers is co-directing with various animated helmers including Tomm Moore, Joan Gratz, Bill Plympton, Nina Paley, Joann Sfar, Paul and Gaëtan Brizzi, Michal Socha and Mohammed Saeed Harib. Salma Hayek is producing with Clark Peterson and Ron Senkowski.
No production schedule has been released.
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