Universal Sets Doctor Dolittle Film With Robert Downey Jr. For 2019

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UPDATED – March 27, 2017
Universal Pictures' Untitled Doctor Dolittle project, starring Robert Downey Jr. as the title character, will be released on Friday, May 24, 2019. Directed by Academy Award winner Stephen Gaghan, the film is based on the enduring tales imagined by Hugh Lofting, with Gaghan writing the most recent draft of the screenplay from an earlier draft by Tom Shepherd. As of now, the movie will be going up against Warner Bros’ Minecraft: The Movie, based…