Brad Bird has returned to his animated film roots signing on with both Warner Bros. and Disney•Pixar for his first live-action flick, 1906
The story centers on a college student who begins to investigate the murder of his father, uncovering a web of deceit that has left the city vulnerable to the sort of fire that breaks out when the Great Earthquake of 1906 hits San Francisco.
reports The Hollywood Reporter. They mention that Bird is re-writing the original John Logan script, with Paula Weinstein producing and John Walker executively producing. Courtney Valenti will oversea for Warner Bros, and Disney•Pixar will co-finance the production.