2 Easter Bunny films in pipeline April 7, 2009 2010 is the year of the Easter Bunny??? Two Easter Bunny films have been scheduled for release in 2010. The first, Hip Hop, which is penned by Journey To The Centre Of The Earth writer Michael Weiss and Greg Ostrin, will follow the story of an Easter Bunny who retires and becomes a family pet. The film has been picked up by Sony Animation and will be a mix of CGI and live-action. Meanwhile, Universal’s Illumination Entertainment is producing I Hop.. The live action film will follow the story of an Easter Bunny who is unable to hop after being run over by a slacker. The slacker will then have to take over the Bunny’s job to save Easter.