It wasn’t on DreamWorks Animation’s updated release slate that came out earlier this month (that ends with How To Train Your Dragon 2 in June 2014), but Megamind writers Brent Simons and Alan J. Schoolcraft have been tapped to develop a movie starring the penguins from the studio’s Madagascar franchise. The flightless foursome already have a hit cartoon series on Nickelodeon, The Penguins of Madagascar, so consider a built-in audience secure.

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