It's been 12 years, but Stephan Elliott is back. It was 1994's The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert that put the Aussie writer/director on the entertainment map.

His next film will be his own concept he pitched to Disney, tentatively called, In the Name of the Dog for Walt Disney Pictures. According to Variety, it's a family comedy about a dog that inherits $500 million.

Elliott, with writing partner Sheirdan Jobbins, will pen the comedy; he'll also direct. No production schedule has been set for In the Name of the Dog.