The Corpse Bride: According to|The Hollywood Reporter, Vinton Studios has signed on to produce Tim Burton's stop-motion animated film, The Corpse Bride for Warner Bros. Pictures.

The project, set to begin lensing in November in London, marks the first full-length feature to hail from the Portland, Ore.-based Vinton Studios.

The film is based on a 19th century Eastern European folk tale and is described as an offbeat fable about a young man who inadvertently becomes betrothed to a corpse. Burton is attached to produce Bride, which is being adapted for the screen by Caroline Thompson (Edward Scissorhands) and directed by first-time helmer Mike Johnson.

Stay tuned...