Mario is getting ready for his close-up! Nintendo announced that they're teaming up with Illumination Entertainment for an animated film about the video game hero, with help from original Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto and Chris Meledandri, one of the men behind The Secret Life of Pets, Despicable Me, and Ice Age.
Unfortunately, that's all the information we have. Nothing about the cast, characters, or story line is available yet. So here are five things that the upcoming Mario movie could potentially be about.
Classic Super Mario Bros.
Main cast: Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Bowser
Classic Mario, with a twist
Main cast: Princess Peach, Princess Daisy, Mario, Bowser
A plumber's worst nightmare
Main cast: Mario, Toad, King Boo
Mario's need for speed
Main cast: Every Mario character, separated into a good crew and a bad crew
When dinosaurs take over
Main cast: Mario, Wario, Yoshi, Bowser