The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair

‘Captain America’s Joe Johnston to Helm ‘The Silver Chair’
‘Captain America’s Joe Johnston to Helm ‘The Silver Chair’
While C.S. Lewis’ groundbreaking Chronicles of Narnia has seven books, Walden Media has only managed to make three of them into movies. Back in 2011 it didn’t look very hopeful for the series, as it seemed that their contract with Lewis’ estate had expired and not been renewed. But now everything seems to be in order, and The Silver Chair is on the horizon, chronologically the sixth book in the series and the first since The Magician’s Nephew not to feature the Pevensie children. Today, Captain America director Joe Johnston has announced that he’s taking the helm of the project.
‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ to Return With ‘The Silver Chair’
‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ to Return With ‘The Silver Chair’
Three years after it was first announced, The Silver Chair is finally making its way to the big screen. Sony and TriStar will back the long-developing project, which is the next chapter in the Chronicles of Narnia series. As was the case a few years ago, Life of Pi scribe David Magee will script the new sequel, which has yet to secure a director.
Can a 'Life of Pi' Writer Revitalize the 'Narnia' Franchise?
Can a 'Life of Pi' Writer Revitalize the 'Narnia' Franchise?
Just when you thought we were done with the 'Chronicles of Narnia' film series -- you know, because the third installment came out more than five years ago -- The C.S. Lewis Company announces development on a 'Chronicles of Narnia 4.' Although interest has now diverted to more fruitful franchises, can the recent addition of 'Life of Pi' writer David Magee turn things around?