Brezner's previous producer credits are primarily comedies geared toward adult audiences, such as "Good Morning, Vietnam," "Freddy Got Fingered" and "Sorority Boys." A foray into heartwarming animal flicks will certainly be an unusual change of pace for Brezner, but could no doubt be successful among both western and international audiences.
The news of this potential film brings up the question of whether or not an actual elephant would play the part of Raju, as other productions are opting to use CGI in place of live animals.
Raju's former owner is currently fighting to regain ownership, stating that the elephant is his legal property. Raju's fate will be decided during the first hearing in this court case on Sept. 4, in Allahabad.