Well I bet not a lot of people saw this one coming folks! Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania is getting its own spinoff TV series. Gendy Tartakovsky’s fantasy animation revolving around the story of Count Dracula running a hotel business set a new record for the highest-grossing September opening weekend ever, despite receiving mixed reviews. Now it’s time for the fun loving count to hit the small screen.
President of Sony Pictures Animation, Kristine Belson explained: “Audiences have embraced the world and characters of ‘Hotel Transylvania,’ so we are thrilled to be partnering with Nelvana to take them on new adventures, expanding on the teenage years of Mavis and her friends at the world-famous monster five star resort”. No word yet on if the actors will reprise their roles but we can live in hope right guys?
As for a release date; unfortunately fans you will have to wait till as late as early 2017 to see your fiendish friends but don’t let this get you down as Hotel Transylvania 2 is set for a release date of September 25 this year. So what do you think of this unexpected news, do you like it, do you not? Be sure to let us know by commenting down below, we’d love to know!