Sony Footage Animation Proclaims ‘GOAT’ For 2026

Sony Footage Animation introduced immediately a brand new animated function, GOAT.

Right here is all the things we at the moment know in regards to the authentic sports activities comedy, which is ready to launch theatrically on February 13, 2026:

Tyree Dillihay
Tyree Dillihay. (Picture courtesy of Sony Footage Animation)
  • In collaboration with the NBA, the discharge of the movie is timed with the NBA’s 2026 All-Star weekend.
  • Tyree Dillihay, Emmy-nominated director of Bob’s Burgers, will direct. He has additionally directed different animated sequence like Da Jammies (Netflix), Allen Gregory (Fox), and Good Vibes (MTV). Adam Rosette (head of story, Orion and the Darkish) will co-direct. Aaron Buchsbaum and Teddy Riley (Fairfax) are writing the screenplay.
  • GOAT is produced by Stephen Curry and Erick Peyton of Unanimous Media, Michelle Raimo Kouyate, and Trendy Magic’s Adam Rosenberg and Rodney Rothman (director, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse). David Schulenburg is co-producing. Rick Mischel and Fonda Snyder will function govt producers.
  • Director Tyree Dillihay mentioned in an announcement: “As a lifelong fan of animation and sports activities, GOAT is my dream venture. We’ve obtained a contemporary tackle a basic story in a wealthy new world the place superb occurs. I couldn’t ask for a greater workforce of collaborators to assist convey this experiential occasion to life.”
  • No particulars can be found on the story. However Curry and Peyton mentioned in an announcement that they hope the movie “will resonate with households and sports activities followers alike,” and that they “sit up for uplifting audiences with numerous characters and heartwarming storylines that may have you ever rooting for the underdog.”
  • Sony Footage Imageworks is dealing with the animation manufacturing.