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  • The Penguins of Madagascar
  • changed the production status to Development Aug. 11, 2011
  • Simon Smith, who co-directed DreamWorks Animations’ Bee Movie, had been tapped to direct the animation house’s untitled Madagascar spin-off starring the penguins.

    Source: The Hollywood Reporter 'Madagascar' Spin-Off to Be Helmed by 'Bee Movie' Co-Director