Producers are now hiring crew members to work on the upcoming feature film, Alvin and the Chipmunks 4.
Fox 2000 Pictures and Regency Enterprises announced a fourth installment, titled Alvin and the Chipmunks 4
, scheduled to be released on December 11, 2015.
While plot details have not been released, the title, Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip
sounds like the band is going on tour.
The Hollywood Reporter
announced the director, Walt Becker known for Van Wilder: Party Liaison
, Wild Hogs
, and the Disney film with John Travolta and Robin Williams, Old Dogs
, has signed on to direct the fourth film. He’ll pair with screenwriters Adam Sztykiel (Due Date
) and Randi Mayem Singer (Mrs. Doubtfire
) for the live-action/GG hybrid film.
The first film released in 2009 Alvin and the Chipmunks
earned $361 million worldwide. The second earned even more, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
banked $443 million. And while the last movie didn’t do quite as well during its 2011 release it still earned $342 million worldwide.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip
is now ramping up production in Atlanta, Georgia and according to the Georgia Help Wanted Hotline
, producers now accepting resumes for all departments to work on the upcoming feature film.