Sony Animation has given the go ahead for its third feature - the monster comedy, Hotel Transylvania.

Anthony Stacchi and David Feiss (Open Season) will be directing and Don Rhymer is writing the script. Variety says the film is about a group of classic monsters including Frankenstein, the Mummy, Dracula and the Werewolf who are hiding out in a hotel on the outskirts of Transylvania now that 21st century technology has seemingly made them irrelevant.

Hotel Transylvania is currently scheduled for release in 2009.