Kung Fu PandaHmmm, recent news suggests that phenomenally successful animation studio Dreamworks is being accused of having its fingers in the biscuit tin by a man who claims they stole the idea for Kung Fu Panda from him.

Screenwriter Terence Dunn has filed a complaint at the Los Angeles Superior Court, detailing that he pitched the idea way back in 2001 and was told in early 2002 that Dreamworks had rejected the idea. Dunn's pitch included - apart from the Kung Fu loving panda - a tiger, snake, leopard, crane, tortoise and monkey... so you can imagine his surprise when they all turned up in the hit movie.

Read more about the Kung Fu Panda accusations after the jump...
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