Remember walking into a book fair in elementary with $20 dollars and feeling on top of the world? You would buy a poster of a sports star, a car, or an adorable puppy. But you would also snag a copy of the latest in the “Boxcar Children” series and something from The Magic School Bus. And you can’t deny it, The Magic School Bus is awesome.
The books expanded your minds, the television show brought the characters to life, even the Netflix reboot is as fun as the original. And now Miss Frizzle and the kids of her class will grace the big screen. And today the featured film based on the book series has found their Miss Frizzle.
Elizabeth Banks is going to play the over top teacher who teaches kids about science by taking amazing field trips. Elizabeth Banks is the star of some of the biggest cult favorites in the world of comedy such as Wet Hot American Summer, The 40 Year Old Virgin, and Zack and Miri Make A Porno. She also produced the Pitch Perfect series of films and host the New Press Your Luck on ABC.
Once we find out release dates, we will have that story for you.