A new live-action movie titled Sneakerella is currently in the works for Disney+. According to the DisInsider, the movie will be a retelling of the famous Cinderella story in the setting of street sneaker culture.
No plot details have been released as of yet, but the film will be written by Tamara Chestna (After), Mindy Stern, and George Gore II (My Wife and Kids). It will be produced by Jane Startz, who previously worked on Ella Enchanted and The Baby-Sitters Club.
A release date hasn’t been announced, but the studio is looking to begin filming late May of this year.
Sneakerella will be the second Cinderella spinoff film for Disney+. Godmothered starring
Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) and Isla Fisher (Wedding Crashers), is in production now with plans for a Christmas release date on Disney+. Sony is also working on a modern musical version of the film starring Camila Cabello as Cinderella.