The long anticipated film adaptation of The Chronicles of Narnia book, The Silver Chair has received a new injection of funding as TriStar Pictures joins The Mark Gordon Company and eOne as part of the production team to finance the film. TriStar is a production company belonging to Sony that focuses on literary projects and has produced films such as Hook (1991), Matilda (1996), and Oliver Twist (2005) and War Room (2015). We will also see Sony joining eOne as distributors for the film. This is very exciting news considering that things have been quiet regarding the development of the film in recent months. Last we heard, the script was in its final stages of development. The addition of an established production company should be good news as it will bring in additional funding for the film.
For more information, you can read the official announcement here.