Congratulations are in order as, humorist and illustrator Jonny Sun, and Chernin Entertainment is partnering for new Paper Lanterns. The movie will be a live-action/animation. Paper Lanterns was just picked up by Fox Family. Sun will write the script, with Chernin Entertainment will produce the movie.
No details have surface for the movie as of yet, but, it is being reported that Paper Lanterns as an all-audience story “that pays homage to Chinese folklore in a way that feels contemporary and fresh.”
Sun is most known for his book Everyone’s a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too, which landed on Amazon’s best comics and graphic novels list of 2017. He is also a writer on season six of Netflix's BoJack Horseman and has a three-book deal with Harper Perennial.