Netflix is turning all of Roald Dahl's stories into a new animated series

scandal 28/11/2018

All your favourite Roald Dahl children's books are coming to Netflix!

Earlier today, Netflix announced that they're working on a new animated series from the iconic Roald Dahl story universe.

The new series will be based on a range of books including Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryMatildaThe BFGThe Twits, and many more.

"Our mission, which is purposefully lofty, is for as many children as possible around the world to experience the unique magic and positive message of Roald Dahl’s stories" said Roald Dahl’s widow, Felicity Dahl.

In a press release, Melissa Cobb, Vice President of Kids & Family Content at Netflix said:

We have great creative ambition to reimagine the journeys of so many treasured Dahl characters in fresh, contemporary ways with the highest quality animation and production values.

Production on the new series is set to kick off in early 2019.