Disney Signs on to Co-Finance Steven Spielberg's The BFG

Our childhood dreams just became so much closer to coming true. Walt Disney Studios has signed on to co-finance and co-produce
Steven Spielberg
The BFG . Based on the
Roald Dahl classic book, the movie has already casted
Bill Hader
Jemaine Clement ,
Rebecca Hall and
Penelope Wilton . The previously announced cast includes three-time Tony Award winner
Mark Rylance, who will play the titular BFG--big friendly giant--and newcomer
Ruby Barnhill as Sophie.