Disney has been going trigger happy with their acquisition and production of Live-Action re-tellings of their animated works due to the overwhelming popularity of Maleficent & Cinderella these past two years. So their roster of films currently includes The Jungle Book, Beauty and the Beast, Mulan, Pinocchio, Tinker Bell, and Cinderella’s Prince. Yeah you saw that right, The Prince is getting a prequel live-action, but they aren’t stopping there.
So apparently I’m not the only one who’s been saying CBS‘ new spy-tacular action-drama looks like Chuck without the humor and ubiquitous geek references. I mean, both shows do focus on a protagonist with a secret government computer in his melon–kinda hard NOT to call shenanigans.
Well, Intelligence producers Tripp Vinson and Michael Seitzman are now assuring us that not only is their show in no way “inspired” by the beloved NBC action-comedy, but neither of them has ever even seen Chuck. (more after the jump) (more…)