Michael Thurmeier (Born 1975) is the director for Ice Age: Contentital Drift (2012), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016) and The Legend of Shelby (2021)

In January 2018 20th Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios has a second live-action/animated hybrid since GoAnimate the Movie (2018), The Legend of Shelby based on the story inspried by the book about bats The Magic School Bus: Going Batty by Nancy E. Krulik, This film has been directed by Rob Letterman since Goosebumps (2015) and Monsters vs Aliens (2009) with co-director Karen Disher, produced by Simon Kinberg since Cinderella (2015) and Murder on the Orient Express (2017), Cornelius Uliano since The Peanuts Movie (2015) and Lori Forte since Ice Age film series, Epic (2013), Ferdinand (2017), GoAnimate the Movie (2018), Spies in Disguise (2019) and Nimona (2020) with executive producers Michael J. Travers, Ezra Swerdlow since Illumination's Enchanted (2007) and The Smurfs (2011-2017), Deborah Forte and Chris Wedge has a third live-action film since Monster Trucks (2017) and GoAnimate the Movie (2018) are four screenplay by Pamela Pettler since two Tim Burton's films Corpse Bride (2005) and 9 (1979/2009 re-released) and Monster House (2006), Yoni Brenner since Rio 2 (2014) and Jane Goldman since Miss Peregrines Home of Pecuilar Children (2016). starring Sandra Bullock, Luke Evans, Danny McBride, Bill Hader, Eva Green, Emma Thompson, Danny DeVito, Dakota Fanning, Jim Belushi, John Cena, Kevin Kline since Beauty & the Beast (2017), Jason Drucker, Dafne Keen and John Kassir as the voice of giant bat-like creature named Shelby and narrated by Ben Kingsley since The Jungle Book (2016) This film is smiliar to Petes Dragon (2016). It will be released on November 5th 2021 and music by Henry Jackman since Dreamworks Puss in Boots (2011) and Turbo (2013), Wreck-it-Ralph (2012-2018), Big Hero 6 (2014), Winnie the Pooh (2011), Pixels (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Kong Skull Island (2017) and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) and Matthew Margeson.