Warner Bros. is in talks with Anna Faris, Dan Aykroyd and Justin Timberlake for its live-action/CG YOGI BEAR feature, reports VARIETY. Aykroyd would take on the title role, while Timberlake would be his right-hand bear Boo-Boo. Faris would play a nature documentarian.
JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH's Eric Brevig is directing. Brad Copeland wrote the screenplay. Joshua Sternin and Jeffrey Ventimilia wrote an earlier draft. Donald De Line and Karen Rosenfelt will be producing. Andrew Haas will be the exec producer.
Filming will begin in New Zealand in December.