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Amazing: Stephen Colbert Pitches Maurice Sendak On 'Where The Wild Things Are 2: Still Wildin!' Starring Vin Diesel

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist January 30, 2012 at 1:42PM

Who says great ideas are dead in Hollywood? Leave it to Stephen Colbert to best every Hollywood executive town.
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Where The Wild Things Are 2: Still Wildin!

Who says great ideas are dead in Hollywood? Leave it to Stephen Colbert to best every Hollywood executive town.

Looking to expand his portfolio to include children's books (everyone is doing it!), Colbert recently stopped by to chat with "Where The Wild Things Are" author Maurice Sendak to talk about the craft. The chat eventually turned to Sendak's beloved book, which he just loves talking about, and Colbert brought with him a mock up for "Where The Wild Things Are 2: Still Wildin'!" starring Vin Diesel. Amazing. This video just pretty much speaks for itself, but man, when we get up to that age, we hope we're still as awesome as Sendak. Watch below. Ball is in your court, Vin.

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