A live-action film adaptation of Joanna Cole’s fashionable kids’s e-book is being developed by the ‘Pitch Good’ star greater than twenty years after the TV sequence concluded.
Banks may even assist develop the movie via her personal manufacturing firm, Brownstone Productions, whereas taking up the character Ms. Frizzle, a instructor who leads her college students on a sequence of adventures aboard a bus that may remodel right into a airplane, submarine, spaceship, or surfboard.
The movie relies on Joanna Cole‘s fashionable e-book sequence, which beforehand spawned an animated present. An animated small display screen enterprise featured Lily Tomlin because the voice of Ms. Frizzle and aired within the U.S. for 18 seasons, making it the longest-running children science present of all time.
A sequel, “The Magic School Bus Rides Again“, that includes Kate McKinnon as Ms. Frizzle’s sister, Fiona, premiered on Netflix in 2017.