Avalon Family Films has signed Katey Sagal, Wallace Shawn, Gilbert Gottfried and Chevy Chase to star in JACK AND THE BEANSTALK. They join a cast which already includes Christopher Lloyd, Daniel Roebuck and Colin Ford, as Jack. James Earl Jones is in negotiations to voice the role of the Giant.
Sagal will play the concerned mother of Jack. Shawn will play the pawnbroker who sells Jack his magic beans and Gottfried will play a goose that lays golden eggs. Chevy Chase has a cameo as the keeper of a labyrinth Jack must traverse to meet the giant.
Gary DePew is producing. Gary J. Tunnicliffe is directing the live action film. Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus wrote the script.