In what looks like a serious alteration to the established continuity of the Scooby-Doo universe (a.ok.a. The Scooby-Dooby-Dooniverse), Deadline is reporting that Warner Bros. and Blue Ribbon Content material are creating a live-action prequel film about Daphne and Velma, suggesting that they met up and have become crime-solvers lengthy earlier than assembly up with the preppy dude and the stoner man who thinks his canine can speak. Appropriately titled Daphne And Velma, the film comes from Ashley and Jennifer Tisdale’s Blondie Lady Productions and can star Sarah Jeffery and Sarah Gilman as Daphne and Velma (respectively).
The plot entails “shiny and optimistic Daphne” and “whip-smart and analytical Velma” changing into finest pals on-line earlier than ever assembly in individual, however when Daphne transfers to Velma’s high-tech highschool, the 2 encounter a thriller that entails the college’s smartest college students disappearing and later returning as zombies. Deadline additionally mentions that the college is funded by a tech billionaire named Tobias Bloom, which suggests he’s positively turning the children into zombies, probably by sucking out their brains and utilizing them to make himself smarter.
At this early stage, there’s no phrase on if Velma will lose her glasses sooner or later and uncover that she positively can not see with out them, however the film will hopefully present some form of origin for that traditional Scooby-Doo gag.