The One and Only Ivan is a children’s novel written by K. A. Applegate and illustrated by Patricia Castelao. The book is about a silverback gorilla named Ivan who lived in a cage at a mall.
The novel is written in the first person from the point of view of Ivan, a gorilla. In 2013 it was named the winner of the Newbery Medal. It has won several other awards and is currently nominated to several reading lists
Director: Thea Sharrock
Release Date: August 14, 2020 (Disney+)
VFX Done by MPC VFX Supervisors: Nick Davis & Ben Jones