Based on the Broadway musical, the project is a mash-up of classic fairy tales that revolves around a Baker and his wife. The couple attempt to lift a curse put on their family by traveling into the woods to confront the witch that cast the spell upon them. On their journey, they meet a group of iconic characters such as Rapunzel, Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood.
Rob Marshall is directing from a screenplay provided by James Lapine. The studio is expected to start production this fall.