Robert Rodriguez returning to the Spy Kids franchise for a reboot

The Company of Super Spies is getting brand-new life.

Director Robert Rodriguez will go back to the precious Spy Kids franchise to direct a reboot for Skydance. The very first Spy Kids film — starring Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alexa Vega, and Daryl Sabara — premiered in 2001 and followed 2 kids who find their moms and dads’ secret life as global incredibly spies. The film generated 2 follows up and one kinda-sequel, which was primarily a brand-new film with various characters in the exact same world.

While Rodriguez is understood for action-thrillers, he’s likewise gone far for himself as a director of kid-tailored action funnies. In addition to the Spy Kids motion pictures, Rodriguez likewise directed the 2005 cult classic The Adventures Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3D. Just recently, he went back to the category with Netflix’s We Can Be Heroes, which premiered last December and puts a kid-friendly spin on superhero motion pictures.

Update: Skydance has actually validated the news of a Spy Kids reboot, which will focus around a multicultural household.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.