Everyone’s favorite Kitty is coming to a theater near you in 2019.
Sanrio announced yesterday their intent to create a movie surrounding the adventures of the most recognizable animated cat in the world. The film will be produced at Sanrio’s American subsidiary, Sanrio Media & Pictures Entertainment, which was established in June. Their intent is to expand their reach into animated movies and digital content.
The project cost is expected to total 20 billion yen ($162 million) to 30 billion yen.