Willow Smith has announced exciting new female-led projects that will bring a young adult trilogy and her own book proposal to life. Smith's production company, MSFTS bought the film rights to Alwyn Hamilton’s fantasy trilogy Rebel of the Sands, and Smith also plans to develop an animated series based on her book proposal, Menancholy. Each tells the story of young girls living in a fantasy world.
Rebel of the Sands focuses on a young girl desperately trying to escape her past and her hometown into deserts unknown. Menancholy tells the story of Menen-Nin Khali, a young girl who can see into her past life. She finds herself in a mystical land where we watch her go through a metamorphosis.
Stay tuned for more details on Smith’s exciting projects. The sixteen-year-old definitely has a plan and simply tells her audience to, “Enjoy the ride!”