Pixar Animation Studios, the company behind Toy Story
and A Bug's Life
, has begun production on Finding Nemo
, its fifth computer-animated film with Walt Disney Pictures, Variety
reports. Described as "an underwater adventure about a father who must find his kidnapped son," Nemo
is slated for a summer 2003 release. The company is also producing Monsters, Inc.
, which will land in theaters Thanksgiving 2001.